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Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], 19 March 1866

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Title:
Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], 19 March 1866
Description:
Is glad to hear a cheerful word against the "captious meddlesome Commonwealth." Has been reading the English Romance and has been held by an inescapable spell. Probably refers to Dr. Grimshaw's Secret. Boston, 1883. Cf. The Commonwealth, Saturday, March 3, 1966.
Author:
Hawthorne, Sophia Peabody, 1809-1871
Addressee:
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881
Name on Item:
Sophia Hawthorne
Date:
March 19, 1866
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS C.1.11 Box 2 Folder 94 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Sophia Hawthorne correspondence with James and Annie Fields, 1851-1904
Subjects:
Authors' spouses
Women authors, American
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Concord
Extent:
1 sheet (4 p.)
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Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS C.1.11 (94)a
Barcode:
39999085841276