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Dated Court Street, April 15, 1846. The publisher W.D. Ticknor and Company has asked Hillard his opinion on re-publishing Robert Chambers' "History of the English Language and Literature". Hillard approves of the idea, and gives several reasons for proceeding with it. The firm apparently decided against it. Hillard (1808-1879) was a lawyer (partner of Charles Sumner), writer, and politician. "His greates talents were literary and forensic" (Dict. of Amer. Biography). One sheet, one page, paste stains bled through to the front, else Fine.
Title: Autograph Letter, Signed.
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