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Autograph letter signed from Anna Seward, Lichfield, to Adam Walker, London, 1784 January 21.

Author: Anna Seward; A Walker; William Shakespeare
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Seward writes on a variety of matters including Walker's accident, his philosophy, a recent election and her poetry, as well as Dr. Darwin's poetry. Seward also quotes several lines from Portia's speech on mercy from The merchant of Venice, beginning "It droppeth, as the gentle rain from heav'n ..."
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Genre/Form: Manuscripts
Letters
Correspondence Manuscripts
Named Person: Anna Seward; A Walker; Erasmus Darwin; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Seward; A Walker; William Shakespeare
OCLC Number: 319861510
Notes: Bifolium. Includes integral addressed leaf addressed to: Philosopher Walker, George Street, Hanover Square, London.
Description: 2 leaves ; 40 x 27 cm.

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Seward writes on a variety of matters including Walker's accident, his philosophy, a recent election and her poetry, as well as Dr. Darwin's poetry. Seward also quotes several lines from Portia's speech on mercy from The merchant of Venice, beginning "It droppeth, as the gentle rain from heav'n ..."

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