Autographed letter signed by John Mitchel, Paris, to Samuel Ferguson, New York, accompanied by a first edition copy of "Jail Journal; or, Five Years in British Prisons" by John Mitchel,
1866 Feb 20.
|Main Creator:||Mitchel, John, 1815-1875|
Letter discusses a review by M. de la Villemarqué of Samuel Ferguson's latest work "Lays of the Western Gael, and Other Poems", published the previous year.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Edition of book "Jail Journal" published at the Office of the "Citizen", No. 3 Spruce Street, 1854. Inscription inside "To Dr. Burke with Kind Regards of P.J. Smyth, Baldoyle, May 31st 1861" signed by Patrick James Smyth, M.P.. With illustration of John Mitchel pasted in at beginning.
Physical description: 2 items.
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