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Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 28 December 1844

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Title:
Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 28 December 1844
Description:
Approves of a book Griswold is planning [The Prose Writers of America?]. Suggests the inclusion of Professor [Levi] Frisbie, Bishop [John Henry] Hobart, Dr. [John] McVickar, and others, recommending various passages. Asks to see proofs of his poems [the fourth edition of The Vigil of Faith, New York 1845].
Author:
Hoffman, Charles Fenno, 1806-1884
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
December 28, 1844
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 8, Ms. Gris. 548 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
Subjects:
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
McVickar, John, 1787-1868
Hobart, John Henry, 1775-1830
Frisbie, Levi, 1783-1822
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
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Notes (acquisition):
This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 548
Barcode:
39999085429080