Autograph letter signed : Abbotsford [near Melrose], to the Marchioness of Abercorn, 1825 July 4.

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Autograph letter signed : Abbotsford [near Melrose], to the Marchioness of Abercorn, 1825 July 4.

Hoping she has received a package containing his latest work; reporting that he leaves Abbotsford on the 6th in order to attend the court on the last three days of session and to travel to Ireland with Lockhart and his daughter Anne, where they will meet Walter in Dublin; mentioning that Lady Scott and Sophia plan to go sea-bathing while he is in Ireland; noting that Charlie plans to tour the Highlands with some Oxonian friends and may visit the Continent the following year; mentioning the productivity of his farm and the price for a sheep; discussing Marechal MacDonald the Duc de Tarente, who is visiting Edinburgh.

1 item (4 p., with address) ; 22.3 cm

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SNAC Resource ID: 8122345

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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...

Macdonald, Etienne-Jacques-Joseph-Alexandre, duc de Tarente, 1765-1840

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

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