Gilbert, W. S. (William Schwenck), 1836-1911; Letters
In this letter, Gilbert writes to his correspondent that he "can give you information on the subject of your letter" and goes on to say that "I venture to think that this microscopic investigation into the [...] private lives of the public men is...
Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912; Letters
Letter written in black ink on beige paper. Skeat refuses Li's request to give a lecture in Birmingham because he already has a lecture to give on the same day. Skeat questions why Li had not made this request 10 or 20 years ago when he was younger.