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[Letter] [18??] May 18, Sheriff office, Glasgow (Scotland) / A. Alison.

Title: [Letter] [18??] May 18, Sheriff office, Glasgow (Scotland) / A. Alison.
Personal Author: Alison, Archibald, Sir, 1792-1867.
Date: [18??] May 18.
Extent: [1] leaf.
Dimensions: 15 x 18 cm. folded to 15 x 9 cm.
General Note: Holograph letter.
Abstract: Sir Alison writes to report that he sent a copy of Southey's letter to Longman two months ago, and he has the acknowledgment. Alison expresses regret that the recipient did not call, and requests that he visit Possil House when next in Glasgow. The Robert Southey mentioned in the letter refers to a conservative literary critic of the period; "Longman" may allude to the London publishing house.
Personal Subject: Alison, Archibald, Sir, 1792-1867. -- Correspondence.
Southey, Robert, 1774-1843.
Subject: Publishers and publishing.
Geographical Subject: Possil House -- Glasgow (Scotland).
 

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