Katharine M[errill] Graydon


John Muir


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[2]It is being very prettily illustrated, [but?] I have consented to send this manuscript to you and to ask you to read it (can you come down to the [lady] mind?), and, if there seems any worth to it, to write a letter to Mr. Johnson to accompany it. I have said "consented," in fact, I suggested writing to you and asking this. I would not ask so much for myself, but for dear Mrs. Nash I can do it. Tell me in a letter just what you think, you will not hurt my feelings - and help Mrs. Nash if you can.[3]Of course you will recognize just what it is, and that there is some art to it. Prof. Bradley says it is "admirable," Prof. Foster that it is a "classic," Please return the MSS. to me with a personal note, and if you should be willing to speak to Mr. Johnson, enclose a letter which I may hand to Mrs. Nash.Mr. Keeler has just returned, radiant with meeting the liberals of N. Y. & Boston face to face. Mr. Johnson, it [seems?] was most cordial. I wonder how you all are this blustering night. How


…Berkeley, Cal

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Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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