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Letter to George Gissing from Ann Ritchie (née Thackeray) (1837-1919), writer and elder daughter of William Makepeace Thackeray. She writes: If ever you would be kind eno[ugh] to come & see us it would be a great pleasure to us to make your personal acquaintance besides that spiritual meeting - & may I say friendly sympathy w[hich] we have so much enjoyed.

Dated at Southmead, Wimbledon Park.


Published in P.F. Mattheisen, et al., The collected letters of George Gissing, volume three, 1886-1888 (Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1990), p. 136 .