Letters to Mary from the Bell and Richmond families

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Letters from Hugh, Florence, Hugh Lowthian [Hugo] and Gertrude Bell, and Elsa and Herbert Richmond.
Includes news from Hugo and Frances in South Africa, life at Rounton, a letter from Hugh aboard the S.S. Famaka, from Gertrude regarding religion, news of the Richmond family, news of Hugo's courtship of Frances Morkill and discussion of arrangements following Hugo's death.
Also includes a letter from Lowthian Bell and a poem sent to Florence Bell by a labourer.

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