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“I drew the nothings that my soul enjoyed”

[As usual, dots between square brackets indicate cuts made by Sidney Colvin. For full, correct and critical edition of this letter, see Mehew 5, 1535.] To William Sharp [E. Sharp, W. Sharp, a Memoir, 1910, pp. 116-118] Skerryvore [Early February … Continue reading

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Even bordering on history

Some letters refer to the candidature of RLS for the Edinburgh History Chair: Aeneas James George Mackay (1839-1911), Scottish lawyer and Professor of History and Constitutional Law, retired from that chair in 1881, and became Advocate-Depute (Scottish law officer with … Continue reading

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