Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, [1849]

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Title

Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, [1849]

Subject

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904
Arts--Literature

Description

Greenwood informs Fields that she will not sell her copyrights. She also asks him to forward the enclosed note to Mr. Sargent and to tell Mr. Whipple that Greenwood regrets not seeing him and Mrs. Edwin.

Credit

Huntington Library, James Thomas Fields Papers and Addenda

Creator

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

Source

Huntington, JTFP, Box 40, FI 1733

Date

1849-00-00

Type

Reference

Letter Item Type Metadata

Text

[page 1] Dear Mr. Fields. [adressed to James Fields in Boston]
It strikes me
that sketches would be better than "Stories [?]" - on the title page - but N'importe [?]. - I see that you query whether the book shall be enticed [?], or printed. – If I do not sell the copyright. must it be enticed [?] in my name? - I do not wish to sell the copyright, so you must arrange it for as +++ +++ before +++. I know nothing whatever of business. I have a great +++

[page 2] coming home last night which I must tell you when we meet again.
Ever truly yours
Grace G.
P.S.
Please send, or hand the enclosed note to Mr. Sargent. - Tell Mr Whipple how much I regretted not
seeing him and Mrs. Edwin. oh that meeting with the
witty Mr. D. which I missed. I have been regularly Home-sick about it ever since. Longfellow. God bless him! as for Mrs Longfellow, she seems good enough to bless herself.

From

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904

To

Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881

Location (Recipient)

Boston, MA, US

Geocode Recipient (Latitude)

42.3602534

Geocode Recipient (Longitude)

-71.0582912

Annotations

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Citation

Lippincott, Sara Jane (pseudonym: Grace Greenwood), 1832-1904, “Letter from Grace Greenwood to James Fields, [1849],” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed May 19, 2022, https://archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/791.

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