Autograph letter signed : Twickenham, to the Earl of Orrery, 1736 May 10.

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Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : Twickenham, to the Earl of Orrery, 1736 May 10.

Autograph letter signed : Twickenham, to the Earl of Orrery, 1736 May 10.

Expressing his relief over positive reports on both Orrery's and Swift's health; reflecting on the stolen volume of his letters and complaining about his lack of privacy; indicating that he plans to write to Swift, without feeling shame for anything he needs to say about or to him; asking him to share news with Swift of Mr. Pulteney's health and the summer plans of Lord Bolingbroke.

1 item (3 p.), bound ; 22.6 cm.

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