Letters

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From William Hunt.

109/1 attached is a letter from R L Poole, 22 June 1901, asks if he could write a volume for Longman's history.

109/2 11 Jul 1901, expresses disappointment Tait cannot take up commission, and does not share his opinion not qualified to write the volume; reports Poole's high opinion of Tait.

109/3 20 Jul 1901, possibility that another volume covering 1377-1487 could be offered to Tait. Hunt suggests that second could be built up around (Edward) Freeman's work.