Letter to Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Edgeworthstown, Ireland,

1813 March 6.
Bibliographic Details
Contributors: Edgeworth, Richard Lovell, 1744-1817
Summary:"1st. I think that Mr Henry will turn out Lord Oldbourough's son months before the end of the twelve .... Thirdly That Comisonner [sic] Faulkaner will lose his fortune..."

Lord Oldborough and Commissioner Falconer are characters in Maria Edgeworth's novel "Patronage", published in December 1813 and dated 1814. Her work on this novel went back to 1809.
Format: Manuscript
Citation:National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.
Notes:Free frank of Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges, bibliographer, then MP for Maidstone.

Probably second page only of a letter, with notes on a narrative.

The letter is dated 6 March 1813 and sent to Edgeworthstown from London. Maria Edgeworth sailed to England with her father, on 30 March 1813.

Physical description: 1 sheet ; 22 x 18 cm.

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MS 41,648
Manuscripts Reading Room
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