candlestick

1840


The Collected Letters, Volume 12


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TC AND EDWARD M. FITZGERALD TO LONDON LIBRARY SUBSCRIBERS ; 10 April 1840; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18400410-TCEMF-LLS-01; CL 12: 101-102


TC AND EDWARD M. FITZGERALD TO LONDON LIBRARY SUBSCRIBERS

[10 April 1840]

Committee for London Subscription Library

Sir E. L. Bulwer Bart M.P. Professor Key
W. D. Christie Esqr Professor Malden
G. L. Craik Esqr J. S. Mansfield Esqr
Charles Dickens Esqr Revd H. H. Milman
William Empson Esqr R. M. Milnes, Esqr M.P.
John Forster Esqr The Viscount Morpeth M.P.
Arthur Helps Esqr P. Pusey Esqr M.P.
Sir Walter James Bart M.P. James Spedding Esqr1

T. Carlyle Esqr

E. M. Fitzgerald Esqr

honorary Secretaries2

Sir,

By request of the above Committee, we beg to direct your attention to the enclosed Proposal, in the hope that it may interest you or some of your friends. In case of your approval, you are respectfully requested to signify the same at one of the places indicated within, on or before Saturday the 9th of May, when farther measures are to be adopted.3

We have the honour to be, Sir,

Your most obedt Servts

Thomas Carlyle

E. M. Fitzgerald

Hony
Secys4

13. Pall Mall East
10th April, 1840.