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[Letter : William Wordsworth to Biggs and Cottle]

From: Biggs and Cottle correspondence regarding Lyrical ballads.

[Letter : William Wordsworth to Biggs and Cottle]

From: Biggs and Cottle correspondence regarding Lyrical ballads.

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Lyrical Ballads. The Brothers (conclusion). Strange fits of passion have I known. She dwelt among the untrodden ways. A slumber did my spirit seal.
Creator: Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850
Other Creator: Biggs and Cottle.
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Date: [ca. 1800]
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The brothers (conclusion)
Strange fits of passion have I known.
She dwelt among the untrodden ways.
A slumber did my spirit seal.
Abstract:
Sixteen autograph letters, signed, and autograph manuscript poems by William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, published their in Lyrical Ballads with Other Poems, volume II (London: Printed for T. N. Longman and O. Rees, by Biggs and Co., Bristol, 1800). The poems were written out by Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Dorothy Wordsworth between July 28 and December 23, 1800, in the form of letters to the printers Biggs and Cottle of Bristol, England. The sheets were folded and sent through the mail, and the poems used as setting copy for the volume. One letter, dated July 28, 1800, is addressed to Humphry Davy.
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4 p., with address leaf ; 41 cm.
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Folder: Letter 2
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10690937
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