Letter to Edward Pearson
George Holcombe (circa 1714-1789), a clergyman in Pulchrohan, Wales, thanks Edward Pearson, secretary to Bishop Robert Lowth (1710-1787), a poet and biblical scholar, for sending Bishop Lowth's letter of attorney. Holcombe also writes of Episcopal financial transactions involving the rent rolls. A red wax seal is affixed to the letter.
- October 25, 1766
- Holcombe, George, 1714?-1789 (Person)
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Purchase, Maggs Bros Rare Books, June 27, 1966.
Former SC temporary call number: MS (Box) 38: 40, formerly part of temporary collection "Collection of 19th c. letters: Miscellaneous group of mainly English letters: mostly 19th c, some 20th c, a few 18th c."
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- Letter to Edward Pearson
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Letter to Edward Pearson, MS P693, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
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