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Novels and Essays

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date February 15, 1799
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Hodgdon read a collection of essays and plays titled "The Gleaner" by Mrs. Murray, sister of Gov. Sergeant. He believed it to be on agreeable subjects and worth the money paid for its purchase. Hodgdon sent Craig a novel entitled, "The Monk" which he believed to be deep and dreadful. Request to forward enclosed letter
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Samuel Hodgdon; Oavner; Owner; Mrs. Murray; Judith Sargent Muray; Governor Sergeant; sister; author; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords volume; books; novel; letter; plays; essays; The Gleaner; The Monk; ;
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