[Letter], Nov. 9, 1860, 8 Southampton St., Fitzroy Square [to] F. S. Ellis, Esqr. 

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Resource details

Resource ID

16013

Access

Open

Title

[Letter], Nov. 9, 1860, 8 Southampton St., Fitzroy Square [to] F. S. Ellis, Esqr.

Date of Original

9 November 1860

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Frost, William Edward, 1810-1877, author

Format

1 leaf ; 19 x 12 cm.

Storage Location

Rare Books Oversize

Notes

Holograph, signed.

In the letter Frost mentions how much he enjoyed looking through Ellis's catalogue [F.S. Ellis was bookseller and author], but that he regretted that the names Stothard and Blake do not occur more frequently. He mentions enclose a list of a few works he is seeking and asks Ellis to procure them for him.

Letter begins: My dear Sir. I had much pleasure in looking through your catalogue ...

Paper has partial watermark: J H / 358.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake Suppl. no.723 (Box 15)

Copyright

Public Domain

Sequence

S0723

Contributor(s)

Blake, William, 1757-1827, association, Ellis, Frederick Startridge, 1830-1901, addressee, Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, association

Item

Manuscript (incl. letter)

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