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Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Call Number: ku-riss:80
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Holmes, Oliver Wendell


  • February 24, 1886
  • Digitized: 2017


Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894). Letter thanking unnamed correspondent for letter, which is special among the thousands of letters received about his books. Says he is glad to know that a doctor can write a spirited Christmas carol and apologizes for being unable to write long letters. Dated Feb 24, 1886, Boston. Manuscript, ink on paper. 1 piece, folio leaf 18 x 12 cm (writing on 2 pages). One of 5 Holmes letters acquired together (see next folders), possibly written to the same correspondent. With photocopy of seller’s description.


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Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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