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Landor, Walter Savage, 1775-1864



  • Existence: 1775 - 1864


Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864), English writer, poet, and activist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Walter Savage Landor collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 255

Correspondence, writings, printed material, and artwork by or relating to Walter Savage Landor. Correspondence includes 12 ALS to William Allingham, an open letter to Ralph Waldo Emerson, and 2 ALS to Frances Milton Trollope. The writings include three sets of proof-sheets for Dry Sticks, a printed copy of Gebir, Count Julian, and other poems, with copious ms. corrections, excisions, etc. Accompanying material includes three pencil portraits of Landor by William Wetmore Story.

Dates: 1775-1864