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Herman Hooker autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 21 February 1856

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Title:
Herman Hooker autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 21 February 1856
Description:
Praises Griswold's destructive review of [Evert Augustus] Duyckinck's Cyclopedia [of American Literature, New York 1855] in the [New York] Herald. Is "sorry for the everlasting trouble you have from the malice of enemies.
Author:
Hooker, Herman, 1802-1865
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
February 21, 1856
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 9, Ms. Gris. 577 (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
Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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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. 577
Barcode:
39999085429098