Alix von Cotta to Nelly

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Cotta writing from near Frankfurt. She been sent there to a sanitarium after congestion of the lungs. Now progressing well. She congratulates her friend on their ambitious plans (in Brighton later to be moved to present site and known as Roedean) She does not think she will ever have the pleasure of sending German boarders. Has a successful winter at the Lyceum. Tells of visit to the Lyceum of Miss Burchardt from Girton who gave a lecture in German, the Crown Princess present. Unfortunately neither her lecture nor her person pleased her audience.