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Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858-1949.

E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Mrs. Allhusen

1903 February 12


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F425


Creator: Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858-1949.


Title: E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Mrs. Allhusen


Inclusive Dates: 1903 February 12


Extent: 1 item (8 pp.)


Abstract: Letter from E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville to Mrs. Allhusen.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F425, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Mrs. Allhusen, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Purchase, 1992.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Anglo-Irish author Edith Anna Oenone Somerville (1858–1949) partnered with her cousin Violet Martin to write novels under the names “Somerville and Ross."

Sources:

"Somerville, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone), 1858–1949. Literature Online. "http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 28, 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an autograph letter signed by E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville to Mrs. Allhusen. Somerville mentions her brother Jack and a play by J. M. Barrie. Somerville invites Allhusen to come to Ireland.


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937.
Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)
Occupation
Authors.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.


Detailed Contents List

E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Allhusen , 1903 February 12   [Box 23 F425]

Autograph letter signed, 8 pp.