Creator

Ferris Greenslet

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

EDITORIAL ROOMSHOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY4 PARK STREET BOSTONApril 27th, 1910.Dear Mr. Muir,We have read the journal of your First Summer in the Sierra with uncommon interest. It takes the reader out of doors and up into the mountain air, it seems to us, with extraordinary vividness. A contract for its publication will presently be sent you, and if you will send us at your convenience the illustrative material we shall just it forward at once.If, as we imagine, most of the sketches are in the nature of incidental drawings, we shall probably plan to insert them in the body of the page, as text cuts, which always gives a pleasant and familiar aspect to a book.With our hearty thanks foe this new book, of the success of which we shall be sanguine, we areSincerely yours,[illegible]John Muir, Esq.04749

Location

Boston

Date Original

1910 Apr 27

Source

Original letter dimensions: 21 x 26.5 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir19_0323-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0323

Copyright Statement

Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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1 page

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