candlestick

1840


The Collected Letters, Volume 12


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TC TO [JANE P.] ELLIOT ; 22 October 1840; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18401022-TC-JPEL-01; CL 12: 298


TC TO [JANE P.] ELLIOT

Chelsea, 22 October 1840

… a paltry little cold … which I thought to subdue by walking and starving … it says to me more emphatically than ever, “Sir, you shall stay within doors, under the Apothecary with his alligators stuffed . …