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'The inconvenient multitudiousness ...'

HUNT, James Henry Leigh (1784-1859). Essayist and poet.
Autograph Letter Signed ('Leigh Hunt') to Edward Wood, 1 page 4to (neatly laid down, some glue-stains showing through), Chelsea, 26 February no year.
Willingly complying with a request (for his signature), and explaining it thus:
'... I write but two out of my four names, having dropped the inconvenient multitudiousness of the "James" & "Henry", ever since I was a youth.'

[No: 20588]

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