Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to Robert Southey, 1809 July 16.

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Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to Robert Southey, 1809 July 16.

Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to Robert Southey, 1809 July 16.

Discussing his application to Lord Lionsdale and advising him on acquaintances who might help further his cause; mentioning mutual acquaintances; saying he is surprised Southey has "never tried the Drama" and noting that if he should ever write a play he should produce it in Edinburgh and not at one of "those immense London stages fit only for pantomime and raree show."

1 item (3 p., with address) ; 24.8 cm

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