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CELIA THAXTER - AUTOGRAPH ENVELOPE UNSIGNED CIRCA 1886 - HFSID 167150

CELIA THAXTER An unsigned envelope hand addressed by the 19th century author, written circa 1886 Autograph envelope unsigned, 5½x3. Circa 1886. Addressed to Mrs. H.G. Allen. Celia Thaxter (1835-1894) was an American author and socialite, residing in Maine for most of her life.

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CELIA THAXTER
An unsigned envelope hand addressed by the 19th century author, written circa 1886
Autograph envelope unsigned, 5½x3. Circa 1886. Addressed to Mrs. H.G. Allen. Celia Thaxter (1835-1894) was an American author and socialite, residing in Maine for most of her life. The daughter of hotel owner Thomas Laighton, Thaxter became the hostess to her father's hotel, entertaining a long list of New England authors and artists incluing Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Sarah Orne Jewett, and Childe Hassam. Her life at her father's hotel on Appledore Island inspired many of her writings, most of which appeared in The Atlantic Monthly. Some of her best known poems include "Landlocked", "The Great White Owl", and "The Kingfisher". She was also present during the murders on Smuttynose Island, which inspired her essay "A Memorable Murder". Bottom left corner torn, with bottom right corner thinned. Toned. Soiled across front. Small cuts on top margin. Corners slightly worn and creased. Soiled on verso. Otherwise, fine condition.

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