Series 42 - Letters from poets; material relating to the 1876 fire at Fryston

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Letters from poets; material relating to the 1876 fire at Fryston


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1-25: Letters from poets
26-163: Chiefly concerning the 1876 fire at Fryston (bills and receipts for work, letters of condolence, etc, including re illness of Lord Houghton's son)
164-174: Miscellaneous correspondence etc
175-187: Items rescued from the fire at Fryston Hall.
188-189: Letters of sympathy on fire at Fryston Hall.

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