Accession 2024-035 - Letter Signed by Edmund Yates to "My Dear Draper"

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Letter Signed by Edmund Yates to "My Dear Draper"

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CA UVICARCH SC564-2024-035

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  • 1859 December 5 (Creation)

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1 folder.

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Purchased by donor from Julian Browning Rare Books & Manuscripts, 2024.

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The accrual consists of an autograph letter signed by Edmund Yates (1831-1894), journalist and novelist, and addressed to "My dear Draper," asking for help in the preparation of a lecture on "Johnson, Churchill & Foote" in Brighton, because he has no time "to prepare my matter" properly.

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Gift of Peter Lowens, June 2024.


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Created by JF, June 12, 2024.

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  • English

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