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Edward Burne-Jones letter to Cormell Price, 1853 August 5

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Call Number: MSS 45

Scope and Contents

Burne-Jones writes to Price in the character of "Cardinal de Birmingham" on matters of Ecclesiasticism and Christian unity. Near the end of the letter, Burne-Jones praises Ruskin, upon the publication of the second volume of The Stones of Venice. A postscript responds to the issue of celibacy, on which Price sought counsel.

References: Georgiana Burne-Jones, v. 1, pages 81-86.


  • 1853 August 5


Physical Description

4 sheets (3 folded) : autograph letter, signed ; each folded sheet 19 x 23 cm, unfolded sheet 19 x 12 cm

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Date from postmark. Addressed, on separate envelope, to "Cormel Price Esqre., R. Price Esqre., Broadway, Worcestershire."

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