Autograph letter signed with initials : Edinburgh, to the Marchioness of Abercorn, [1808] Feb. 28.

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Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed with initials : Edinburgh, to the Marchioness of Abercorn, [1808] Feb. 28.

Autograph letter signed with initials : Edinburgh, to the Marchioness of Abercorn, [1808] Feb. 28.

Regretting to hear that the copy of Marmion he sent her has not arrived, suspecting that the bookseller "confounded it with some others that were going by sea;" mentioning that the copy intended for the Princess arrived, and saying that he is sending another copy to Lord Castlereigh's office for her; asking for the Marquis' opinion of the last canto; hoping that his appointment (to a Clerkship) goes through; mentioning that he may being the project of editing Swift's works.

1 item (3 p., with address) ; 25 cm

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Scott, Walter, 1771-1832

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Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Abbotsford, Melrose, to the Marchioness of Abercorn, [1818] Mar. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 747107129 From the description of Autograph letter signed : place not specified to Charles [Sharpe], [1817 or later?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 745119219 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to [William Slade], 1803 June [3]. (Unknown). W...

Abercorn, Anne Jane Hamilton, Marchioness of, 1763-1827,

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Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745

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The attribution of this otherwise unknown poem to 'D. Swift' may indicate D[ean Jonathan] Swift, the poet and satirist. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography. From the guide to the A gentle echo on woman, attributed to D. Swift, ca. 1710-1720, (Leeds University Library) Epithet: Dean of St Patrick's Dublin, author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000...