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Mary Sargeant Gove Nichols letters to Alonzo Lewis 1848-1859, undated.

Author: Mary Sargeant Gove Nichols; Alonzo Lewis; Joseph E Worcester
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Manuscript : English
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Over the course of 11 years, Nichols writes to her dear friend Alonzo Lewis about poetry, her life, and career as an author. The letters are typically very stream-of-consciousness, and Nichols often delves into issues of religion, including her conversion to Roman Catholicism, family, and the ways in which Lewis is "truly a poet."
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Genre/Form: Letters (Correspondence)
Poems
Named Person: Anna Bishop; Grace Greenwood; Rufus W Griswold; Jenny Lind; Herman Melville; John Neal; John Godfrey Saxe; Richard Henry Stoddard; Nathaniel Willis
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Sargeant Gove Nichols; Alonzo Lewis; Joseph E Worcester
OCLC Number: 174964798
Notes: Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library.
Description: 20 items.

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Over the course of 11 years, Nichols writes to her dear friend Alonzo Lewis about poetry, her life, and career as an author. The letters are typically very stream-of-consciousness, and Nichols often delves into issues of religion, including her conversion to Roman Catholicism, family, and the ways in which Lewis is "truly a poet."

Briefly mentions Anna Bishop, Sarah Jane Lipppincott Clarke (Grace Greenwood), Rufus Wilmot Griswold, Jenny Lind, Herman Melville, John Godfrey Saxe, [Richard Henry?] Stoddard, and Nathaniel Willis.

Includes a poem, written as a valentine, entitled "The rose and the ray."

Collection also contains a letter from J. E. Worcester sending a dictionary.

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