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[Autographed letter signed], 23 November 1905, Thursday, Wyncote, Pennsylvania [to] Viola

From: Viola Baxter Jordan Papers

[Autographed letter signed], 23 November 1905, Thursday, Wyncote, Pennsylvania [to] Viola

From: Viola Baxter Jordan Papers

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Creator: Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972
Other Creator: Jordan, Viola Baxter, 1887-1973
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Date: 23 November 1905
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Description:
Letter includes a sketch of Pound's feet sticking out from under of a large Philology textbook
Signed: ""E. W. Pound""
Abstract:
Congratulates Viola on her concise letter, discusses portrait sent by Viola, includes sketch about his coursework and admits not preparing for courses, describes his graduate school classmates as ""the same old prep-school and college bluffs,"" considers a doctorate, advises Viola to appear as if she had studied but not to actually do any work, has chosen Lope de Vega's Gracioso as a thesis subject, plans a capa y espada drama, will attend a dance tomorrow and will save a few dances for Viola, mentions the football game against Harvard, has been eating at ""various unknown grub houses,"" has been practicing French with a guest from Brittany, asks to be remembered to Viola's mother and sister Gwen
Physical Description:
[9] p.
17 cm.
Host Note:
Series I. Correspondence. Viola Baxter Jordan correspondence
Box:
Box 2
Folder:
Folder 49
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Viola Baxter Jordan
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Object ID: 2037420
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