Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1809 July 8.

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Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1809 July 8.

Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to George Ellis, 1809 July 8.

Mentioning that they returned from their travels about a fortnight ago; describing his visit to Rokeby Park and the landscape there; saying he has acquired a "terrier puppy of the old shaggy Celtic breed" through Miss Dunlop. Praising Robert Southey's poetry and character, and mentioning that hinted to Southey "that there was a kind feeling existing towards him in the mind of Mr. Canning." With a postscript urging Ellis to contact Southey if he thinks his plan is feasible.

1 item (4 p.) ; 24.6 cm

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Canning, George, 1770-1827

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English statesman. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) and letters signed (2) : [London] to Robert Southey and various correspondents, 1811 June 17-1827 May 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270858738 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Christ Church [Oxford], to Mr. Legge, 1793 Mar. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133346 British statesman and politician; Prime Minister, 10 April 1827 - 8 August 1827. From the descri...

Southey, Robert, 1774-1843

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English poet, literary scholar, historian and biographer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to an unidentified man, 1836 Jan. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 603582965 English poet and man of letters. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to Moxon, 1837 July 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270662734 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keswick, to an unidentified correspondent, 1837 Mar. 2....

Ellis, George, 1753-1815

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Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

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