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Autograph letter signed : [Florence], to [Joan Severn], 1892 Dec. 17.

Author: Lucia Gray Swett; Joan Severn; Helen Gill Viljoen
Edition/Format:   Book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Describing gifts sent to Severn's children, and defining "Ciao" as "a word of Venice ... which in the dialect means "Schiavo" or slave," noting that it is used to say "your servant" or "my compliments." Noting that she has adopted it for her stationery since the blue stationery is no longer manufactured and because it serves for both herself and Francesca.
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Lucia Gray Swett; Joan Severn; Helen Gill Viljoen
OCLC Number: 427399564
In: Collection of letters from Lucia Gray Swett Alexander to Joan Severn
Notes: Signed "your most affectionate Mammina."
First page(s) of the letter are missing.
Written on stationery with "Ciao" elaborately embossed in gilt. Envelope with postmarks (marked Firenze) addressed to Mrs. Arthur Severn, Brantwood, Coniston, Lancashire, Inghilterra; back flap has "Ciao" 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 (2 p.) ; 17.3 cm. + envelope.

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Describing gifts sent to Severn's children, and defining "Ciao" as "a word of Venice ... which in the dialect means "Schiavo" or slave," noting that it is used to say "your servant" or "my compliments." Noting that she has adopted it for her stationery since the blue stationery is no longer manufactured and because it serves for both herself and Francesca.

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