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Walt Whitman to M. H. Spielmann, 10 February 1888


The $20 in pay for the little piece came to me to-day from C[assell] & Co: Fourth av. NY. Thanks—

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Marion Harry Alexander Spielmann (1858–1948) was an English editor, art critic, and scholar who edited both The Conoisseur and Magazine of Art (1887–1904). He was a major figure in British debates about developments in modern art. He also founded the weekly periodical Black and White in 1891. Black and White: A Weekly Illustrated Record and Review was a British weekly that published many well-known writers.


  • 1. This postal card is addressed: M H Spielmann | Magazine of Art | La Belle Sauvage Ludgate Hill | London | E C | England. It is postmarked: Camden | Feb 1[illegible] | 8 PM | 88; London E.C. | [illegible]| FE 2[illegible] 88 | AC; Philadelphia | [illegible] | Paid. [back]
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