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Holmes, Oliver Wendell, January 18, 1891

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 52
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Holmes, Oliver Wendell


  • Creation: January 18, 1891


Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894). Letter thanking unnamed correspondent for Christmas greeting and poem and also for speaking “so favourably of my most hospitable and friendly [entertainer?] Professor McAllister. That was a very agreeable hour I spent with Mr. Lawson Tait at Stratford on Avon.” Dated Jan 18, 1891, Boston. Manuscript, ink on paper. 1 piece, folio leaf 16 x 12 cm (writing on 1 page). One of 5 Holmes letters acquired together, possibly written to the same correspondent. With photocopy of seller’s description.

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