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Rasponi, Leitzia 1832-1906

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Works: 15 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 15 library holdings
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    Carte de visite of Leitzia Rasponi by Giacomo Brogi( visu )
    in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Portrait of Leitzia Rasponi
    Venice, to "Mia Figlia amata" [Joan Severn] by Lucia Gray Swett( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Begging Severn not to write the Alexanders if she is too tired or busy. Discussing the marriage of Mrs. Q.T. (?), expressing amazement that she means to "become a bride while still wearing the deepest widow's weeds," and inquiring "who and what is the future husband," and noting that "such a marriage can promise no happiness for they cannot respect themselves or each other." Mentioning Leitzia is in Florence, noting that the lawsuit is in the "Court of cassation after which there is no farther appeal," and that they are expected to win fifty million francs, which will be divided among three families. Stating that Murat left four children, one of whom married Washington's grand-niece
    Florence, to "Mia amata Figlia" [Joan Severn] by Lucia Gray Swett( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Thanking Severn for her good news about her "D.P.," John Ruskin, and noting that Severn's "dear Husband is the right one to contradict the ... nonsense and falsehood" discussed in MA 7363.46-49. Expressing happiness that "Miss L. is not coming back." Describing the "curious experiences [she] has with the poor," noting that "one of [their] regular ones... over head and ears in debt, has just bought a piano ... and yet his wife and children must be helped," and mentioning Leitzia and Francesca's good health
    Florence, to "Mia amata Figlia" [Joan Severn] by Lucia Gray Swett( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Thanking Severn for her letters and photographs, noting that what she "especially admires in [Severn's photograph] are the mouth and chin, ... the picturesque hair, and the hand with the small taper finger," and that Mr. Severn is "such a handsome young man," and that his whiskers should be "permitted to pass into a beard, which, when it is handsome, is so very becoming." Wishing that the Severns were in Florence with Mrs. Furneaux, and noting that Letizia visited last evening
    Firenze, to "Mia cara Cugina" [Joan Severn] by Francesca Alexander( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Discussing Severn's health, and letters and drawings received from Alexander's "Fratello," John Ruskin. Also mentioning that Cesare and Letizia Rasponi-Bonanzi will dine with the Alexanders, and that Alexander spent the morning "trying to catch the expression of the sweet little face" of her model "Santa Rosa." Briefly referencing Alexander's charity work and her Roadside Songs of Tuscany. Signed "Your affectionate Cugina, Sorella."
 
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