Letter from J. Muirson to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

In this manuscript letter Muirson writes at length of his admiration for Owen's "persevering philanthropy" and "progressive amelioration and regeneration of mankind". He encloses a copy of his "small penny publication" for Owen to peruse.

A printed copy of Muirson's publication entitled Politics for the Poor and Rich; Addressed to the People is present. The author of the publication is noted as a "British Officer banished from France, in 1834, for his political opinions".

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Stamped number: 806