Autograph Letter Signed ("Washington Irving"), to Charles R Terry, corresponding secretary for the Franklin Library Association, declining an invitation to lecture. Washington Irving.
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Autograph Letter Signed ("Washington Irving"), to Charles R Terry, corresponding secretary for the Franklin Library Association, declining an invitation to lecture.

Sunnyside, [Tarrytown, NY]: August 23, 1855.

1 page. 8vo. A few pale spots, old folds. Item #309090

"I feel duly sensible of the complement paid me by the Franklin Library Association in inviting me to deliver a lecture before them. A doubt, however, of my talent for that species of intellectual exercise has induced me to decline all invitaions of the kind"

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