Paleographical Challenge #43

March 27, 2020

By Kathryn James

Today’s puzzle pictured above for the Paleographical Challenge.  Suggested solution to yesterday’s challenge shown below:

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Letter 9 of 16 autograph letters by William Wordworth, Dorothy Wordsworth, and Samuel Taylor Coleridge sent to their publisher, Biggs & Cottle, with the text and revisions for the second volume of Lyrical Ballads (1800).  Gen MSS 1261, letter 9.