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Letter to “My Dear Edward” (Rose) from “your affectionate Grandfather” (Caleb Burrell Rose), 16 December 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add. 10138/3/20

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With an envelope. Sent to Edgehill House, Anglesea Road, Ipswich, from Great Yarmouth.
Inviting Edward to stay for his holidays, and telling him he had considered but rejected the idea of inviting “young Cormack” as he was too young and “fond of having his own way” to be a good companion to Edward. Requesting that Edward bring some of his productions for him to critique, though he might think his grandfather too old fashioned and “of the Richardson school”.


  • 16 December 1866


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The MS Add.10138 Edward Rose papers are owned by the University of Cambridge and are open for consultation under the normal regulations of the University Library's manuscripts collections; see

Please cite as Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives, Edward Rose: Writings and family correspondence, Add. 10138


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