[Letter from Gerard Manley Hopkins (Manor Farm, Shanklin) to Alexander William Mowbray Baillie, discussing Baillie as a critic; criticism in general; prejudice; the weather; and his travel plans.]

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[Letter from Gerard Manley Hopkins (Manor Farm, Shanklin) to Alexander William Mowbray Baillie, discussing Baillie as a critic; criticism in general; prejudice; the weather; and his travel plans.]

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Letter from Gerard Manley Hopkins (Manor Farm, Shanklin) to Alexander William Mowbray Baillie, discussing Baillie as a critic; criticism in general; prejudice; the weather; and his travel plans. Written: Manor Farm, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, 6 September 1863.
Physical Description
1 letter (6 leaves) ; 22.5 x 18 cm
Location of Composition
UCD Library. UCD Library Special Collections. UCD Letters. [UCD L 30]
Author Name
Hopkins, Gerard Manley, 1844-1889
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