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Edwin Percy Whipple, Boston, MA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 6 January 1849

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Title:
Edwin Percy Whipple, Boston, MA., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 6 January 1849
Description:
Can do nothing with [Francis] Bowen to prevent Mrs. [E. F.] Ellet's review [of Female Poets of America in the North American Review]. Reproves the New York literati for quarrelling. His own Essays and Reviews is being "shabbily treated" by critics in New York and Philadelphia.
Author:
Whipple, Edwin Percy, 1819-1886
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
January 6, 1849
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 18, Ms. Gris. 1188 (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
Bowen, Francis, 1811-1890
Ellet, E. F. (Elizabeth Fries), 1818-1877
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. 1188
Barcode:
39999085429189