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Autograph letter signed : "Ashestiel by Selkirk" [near Melrose], to George Ellis, [1809] Aug. 7.

Author: Walter Scott; George Ellis
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Publication:Collection of letters from Sir Walter Scott to various recipients (MA 426) item 54
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Concerning Robert Southey's application for the Stewardship of the Derwentwater estates. Referring to the Armistice of Znaim, saying that it makes his heart sink and that "the miserable Emperor has again ruined the hopes of Europe."
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Named Person: Robert Southey; Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Charles, Archduke of Austria; Charles, Archduke of Austria; Napoleon, Emperor of the French; Robert Southey
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Scott; George Ellis
OCLC Number: 743899608
Notes: Labeled "No. 49" and " Aug 7 1809" on p. 1, possibly in the hand of J.G. Lockhart.
Address panel with postmarks and evidence of a seal and addressed to Ellis in London.
Year of writing from postmark and from note on p. 1.
Part of a collection of letters from Sir Walter Scott to various recipients. Items in this collection have been described individually in separate catalog records; see collection-level record for more information.
Description: 1 item (2 pages, with address) ; 24.7 cm

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Concerning Robert Southey's application for the Stewardship of the Derwentwater estates. Referring to the Armistice of Znaim, saying that it makes his heart sink and that "the miserable Emperor has again ruined the hopes of Europe."

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