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MS Eng 865.4

Browning, Robert, 1812-1889. Robert Browning letters to the Schlesinger family, 1872-1889: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Eng 865.4
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Browning, Robert, 1812-1889.
Title: Robert Browning letters to the Schlesinger family,
Date(s): 1872-1889.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters of the English poet Robert Browning to members of the Schlesinger family.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

62M-234. Gift of Commander Roger Talbot, O.B.E., The Oaks, Balcombe, Sussex, England; received: 1963 February 26.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Robert Browning Letters to the Schlesinger Family, 1872-1889 (MS Eng 865.4). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Browning was an English poet.


Arranged alphabetically by recipient.

Scope and Contents

Consists of letters to Henry Schlesinger, to his wife, and to Mary Schlesinger Talbot. Chiefly concerns personal matters such as social engagements, friends' concerns, and Browning's health.

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