Albion Tourgée Letters
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of two letters. The first, dated May 10, 1880, is written to "My Dear Doctor [Anderson]" and talks of the success of A Fool's Errand: "The ordinary trade edition will reach 100,000 this month, or at least soon after." The second, dated July 24, 1896, is written to the editor of "The Independent" regarding Albion's proposed article on Harriot Beecher Stowe's life and influence.
- 1880 - 1896
- Tourgée, Albion Winegar (Person)
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Collection is open for research.
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0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
Albion Winegar Tourgée (1838-1905) was a soldier, lawyer, judge, novelist, and diplomat.
The collection consists of two letters written by Albion Tourgée.
Method of Acquisition
The 1896 letter was purchased from Michael Brown Rare Books in March, 2002.
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