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Autograph letter signed : Abetone, to "Mia amata Figlia" [Joan Severn], 1887 Aug. 30.

Author: Lucia Gray Swett; Joan Severn; Helen Gill Viljoen
Edition/Format:   Book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Concerning the health of John Ruskin, inquiring in detail about whether "he is gaining," and acknowledging the importance of keeping his location a secret. Noting that Francesca "is not quite strong yet," discussing preparations for leaving Abetone, and mentioning that they are to have an caribiniere escort because Abetone "for many years has not been as safe as [they] supposed."
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Named Person: Francesca Alexander; John Ruskin; Francesca Alexander; John Ruskin
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Lucia Gray Swett; Joan Severn; Helen Gill Viljoen
OCLC Number: 426041748
In: Collection of letters from Lucia Gray Swett Alexander to Joan Severn
Notes: Signed "your affectionate Mammina."
Written on stationery with "Lucia" elaborately embossed in gilt.
Part of a large collection of letters from Lucia Gray Swett Alexander to Joan Severn. Items in this collection are described in individual records.
Description: 1 item (4 p.) ; 9.9 x 15.5 cm.

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Concerning the health of John Ruskin, inquiring in detail about whether "he is gaining," and acknowledging the importance of keeping his location a secret. Noting that Francesca "is not quite strong yet," discussing preparations for leaving Abetone, and mentioning that they are to have an caribiniere escort because Abetone "for many years has not been as safe as [they] supposed."

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