Skip to main content

Letter From John Sholto Queensberry to Dear William

Abstract Concerning a book of poetry by Queensberry's son, Alfred.
Created Date 1844/1900
Contributor Queensberry, John Sholto Douglas, Marquis of, 1844-1900 (Author) / Connelly, Mollie (Transcriber)
Subject Douglas, Alfred Bruce, 1870-1945 / poetry
Series 19th Century Manuscripts, British Manuscripts, Victorian Era
Type Autograph Letter Signed
Extent 1 leaf, writing on recto.
Language English
Identifier Local: MSS_363_QUJ_undated_1
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Curator's Note: Queensberry refers to his son Alfred, who was a lover of Oscar Wilde, who possibly influenced his book of poetry. Queensberry famously fought Wilde in a legal battle.
Note Paper Detail: Bleeding through ink visible on both sides of the letter. Edge chips.
Collaborating Institutions Department of English / ASU Library Distinctive Collections
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

35.3 MB image/jpx (6088 x 4798px)
Download Count: 301
38.2 MB image/jpx (6096 x 4822px)
Download Count: 306
80.9 KB application/pdf
Download Count: 194