Author Archives: Sara Grubar

Letter 404: MISS ANNA HOWE TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, Monday, Aug. 7 My dearest creature, I CAN write just now but a few lines. I cannot tell how to bear the sound of that Mr Belford for your executor, cogent as your reasons for that measure are: … Continue reading

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Letter 406: MR ANTONY HARLOWE TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

Aug. 12 Unhappy girl! AS your uncle Harlowe chooses not to answer your pert letter to him; and as mine written to you before was written as if it were in the spirit of prophecy, as you have found to your … Continue reading

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Letter 405: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

Friday, Aug. 11 I WILL send you a large packet, as you desire and expect; since I can do it by so safe a conveyance: but not all that is come to my hand—for I must own that my friends … Continue reading

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LETTER 356: MRS. HARLOWE TO MRS. HOWE

Sat. July 22 Dear madam, I SEND you enclosed copies of five letters that have passed between Miss Howe and my Arabella. You are a person of so much prudence and good sense, and (being a mother yourself) can so … Continue reading

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LETTER 355: MISS HOWE TO MISS ARABELLA HARLOWE

Sat. July 22 It may be the misfortune of some people to engage everybody’s notice: others may be the happier , though they may be the more envious , for nobody’s thinking them worthy of any. But one would be glad people had the sense to … Continue reading

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