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Edgar Allan Poe, [Richmond, VA.?]., autograph letter to Mrs. Maria Clemm, 29 August 1849

Item Information

Title:
Edgar Allan Poe, [Richmond, VA.?]., autograph letter to Mrs. Maria Clemm, 29 August 1849
Description:
Describes the enthusiastic reception of his lecture [in Richmond]. Plans for leaving Fordham. Mentions Annie [Richmond].
Author:
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
Date:
August 29, 1849
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 13, Ms. Gris. 856 (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:
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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.
Incomplete, last page mutilated. The first two sheets of this letter is owned by a private collector and was lent to the Boston Public Library for digitization.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 856
Barcode:
39999085429130