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Identifier: FSU_Lear_MSS_79003_Page1 (IID)
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Owner Institution: FSU
Title: Letter from Edward Lear to Edwin Prince, 1841.
Name(s): Lear, Edward, 1812-1888, creator
Prince, Edwin, Addressee
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Correspondence
Date Created: 1841-08-20
Extent: 4 p.
Language(s): English
Summary: In this letter, written to Edwin Prince on August 20, 1841, Edward Lear inquires after John Gould on the death of Gould's wife. Lear illustrated Gould's famous ornithological work. The letter is written from Knowsley Hall, seat of the Earl of Derby. It was for Derby's children that Lear wrote, The Book of Nonsense, published in 1846.
Identifier: FSU_MSS_1979_003 (IID)
Subject(s): Knowsley Hall (England) -- History -- 19th century
Gould, John 1804-1881
Held by: Special Collections and Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida.
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Owner Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Edward Lear Letter, 1841.
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