3 March 2004
CARLYLE, Thomas (1795-1881). Autograph letter signed to an unidentified correspondent (his publisher), Chelsea, 4 March 1845, 3 pages, 8vo.
Written on receiving the proofs of 'Schiller ... which I have returned; and with it the whole book duly read over and put into the final shape I wish it to stand in', and reminding his correspondent he must give him £100 on the day of publication. Carlyle also suggests illustrations for the work, and refers to 'Cromwell's Letters'. The second edition of The Life of Frederick Schiller was published by Chapman and Hall in 1845, and Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches in the same year.
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