Alban Tabor Austin Dobson and John Alexander Symington correspondence

Scope and Content

3 letters from Dobson to Symington and carbon copies of 4 of Symington's replies to Dobson. Topics covered include the book collection of Dobson's late father, Henry Austin Dobson; Dobson senior's correspondence with Edmund Gosse and others; Dobson's intentions to deposit his father's correspondence at Emmanuel College, Cambridge; arrangements for the correspondents to meet; library work.
Autograph and typescript; Dobson's letters bear signatures but the copies of Symington's do not.


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