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Papers concerning Letitia Landon., ? 1834-? 1837.

Identifier: MSS.42327-42335

Scope and Contents

Poet and writer, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, later Maclean, (1802-1838) was one of the most celebrated female poets and writers of her age. She published poems and novels, as well as being a regular reviewer for the 'Literary Gazette'.

The papers here consist of some letters of Landon to John Murray [II] and John Murray [III], as well as manuscripts for one of her novels, short stories and poetry.


  • Creation: ? 1834-? 1837.

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The letters have been arranged before the manuscripts. The manuscripts for the novel has been placed before those of the short stories. The manuscripts of poetry have been organised at the end of the sequence.

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Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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