Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Charles Ford, [1714 July 19].

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Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Charles Ford, [1714 July 19].

Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Charles Ford, [1714 July 19].

Complaining "I have the plague of the Headake upon me, and write to you in my Anguish," but praising Homer, the English climate, and French claret despite his ill health. Envying Ford's life in London and mentioning he and Parnell recently saw the Dean [Jonathan Swift] and hope to see Ford soon as well.

1 item (3 p., with address) ; 19.3 cm.

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