To Robert Gemmell, 07 December 1866

Period: 
1861-1870

To ROBERT GEMMELL,1 7 DECEMBER 1866

Extract in Jarndyce Catalogue, CXCV, Winter 2011-2012. Date: Gad’s Hill Place, Friday seventh December 1866.

I beg to assure you that I shall be happy to become a subscriber of one guinea towards the publication of the work2 you have in hand. But I cannot undertake to read the ms with a view towriting a critical opinion.

  • 1. Robert Gemmell of Glasgow; published Sketches from Life, 1863, and a further volume of poems, 1886.
  • 2. Not certainly identified; probably Montague: A Drama in Three Acts, published as Montague: A Drama and Other Poems (Glasgow, 1868).

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