Item 1 - Letter from John Henry Ingram to Lord Houghton

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Letter from John Henry Ingram to Lord Houghton


  • 17 Feb. 1874 (Creation)

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Engineer-in-Chief's Office, General Post Office, E. C. - Will send a copy of his paper on Peacock's Rhododaphne, which he wrote in ignorance of the author's identity; suspended a biographical sketch of Peacock on learning that Houghton was also preparing one for a complete edition; asks if this is true; can offer scarce particulars from America if so.

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