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John Neal, Portland, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 27 February 1845

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Title:
John Neal, Portland, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 27 February 1845
Description:
Complains about Griswold's selections of the writer's work for Poets and Poetry of America. Discusses which of his works would be suitable [for Prose Writers of America]. Refers Griswold to biographical accounts of him in Blackwood's and the New York Mirror.
Author:
Neal, John, 1793-1876
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
February 27, 1845
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 11, Ms. Gris. 744 (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
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. 744
Barcode:
39999085429114