John Esten Cooke, Richmond, VA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 3 February 1851
- John Esten Cooke, Richmond, VA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 3 February 1851
Last page mutilated. Asks for Griswold's advice as to publishing The Chevalier Merlin, by his brother [Philip Pendleton Cooke]. The Chevalier Merlin appeared in the Southern Literary Messenger, June 1849-January 1850. It was broken off by Cooke's death.
- Cooke, John Esten, 1783-1853
- Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
February 3, 1851
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 3, Ms. Gris. 205 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
- 1 item
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- Notes (acquisition):
This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
- Notes (date):
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- Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 205