Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948; Transcriptions; Collecteana files
In this letter, Atherton remarks upon the stress that comes with writing books and its effect on her life. Also, while venting her frustrations about the business side of authorship, she interjects, "I loathe business!"
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879; Transcriptions
Typed transcription. Includes a few lines of background and biographical information. A note in Perkins' hand on the back reads: From the stack of Thomas F Madigan, N.Y. dealer. Perkins' date of purchase is also noted on the back as 2 July 1930.
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907; Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908; Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822; Keats, John, 1795-1821; Poetry; Illness; Transcriptions; Collecteana files
This letter is from "Tom." Aldrich denies the rumor that he might take a position at Harper's, describes the quality of his life, then talks about Shelley and Keats. He then discusses his wife's recent illness and his sea voyage, confesses he has...
Beerbohm, Sir Henry Maximillian; Letters; Transcriptions; Collecteana files
In this typewritten letter, Beerbohm expressess how happy he is about the success of Gosse's article and how proud it has made him. Perkins has added a partial transcription on the bottom of the first page, edited the letter, and dated both the...