Category Archives: from Anna Howe

LETTER 529: MISS HOWE TO JOHN BELFORD

Thursday, October 12. Sir, I am incapable of doing justice to the character of my beloved friend; and that not only from want of talents, but from grief; which, I think, rather increases than diminishes by time; and which will … Continue reading

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LETTER 434: MISS HOWE, TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

In reply to hers of Friday Aug. 11.          Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, Aug. 23. My dearest Friend, I have read the letters and copies of letters you favoured me with: And I return them by a particular hand.   … Continue reading

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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 353: MISS HOWE, T0 MISS ARABELLA HARLOWE

Friday, July 21.  Miss Arabella Harlowe, If you had half as much sense as you have ill nature, you would (notwithstanding the exuberance of the latter) have been able to distinguish between a kind intention to you all (that you might have … Continue reading

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LETTER 351: MISS HOWE, TO MISS ARABELLA HARLOWE

Thursday, July 20.  Miss Harlowe, I cannot help acquainting you, however it may be received, as coming from me, that your poor sister is dangerously ill, at the house of one Smith, who keeps a glover’s and perfume-shop, in King-street, Covent-Garden. She knows not that I … Continue reading

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