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

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

1917 August 13


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F426


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


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


Inclusive Dates: 1917 August 13


Extent: 1 item (3 pp.)


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


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F426, E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Mrs. Butler, 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.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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Biographical Note

Anglo-Irish author Edith Anna Œnone 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. Butler, concerning permission to reprint letters from Miss Edgeworth to Somerville's and Butler's "mutual great-grandmother." She also has a question about a reference to "Foxites" in an Edgeworth letter.


Selected Search Terms

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.

MSS 99 F427 E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Mrs. Allhusen


Detailed Contents List

E. Œ. (Edith Œnone) Somerville letter to Butler, 1917 August 13   [Box 23 F426]

Autograph letter signed, 3 pp.