Item 660 - Poem written at Hallsteads about Julia Elliott

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Poem written at Hallsteads about Julia Elliott


  • 1845, 1862 (Creation)

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3 folded sheets

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Purchased from [Quaritch?], date unknown.

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Untitled elegy in 22 five line stanzas dated at Hallsteads, near Ullswater in the Lake District, November 1845. Accompanied by a letter from Julia's son Charles A. Elliott to [his cousin?] Stephen [Spring-Rice?] dated 10 Feb. [1862?] from Wressil Lodge, Wimbledon Common, returning the poem, as well as another poem and letter which are no longer present.

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A revised version was published in De Vere's Poems , London,1855.

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