Letter: Walter Bagehot to Eliza Wilson

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Sent from Bagehot at Herds Hill. Bagehot refers to his pleasure in Eliza's last letter, her deep and reserved nature, quotes 'Miss Austen', his 'wild burning pain' for her, early intellectual talks at Claverton and a day in the conservatory, expresses his love for her, mentions finding a poem about Orethyia that he had previously told her of.

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