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Brown, Christopher (fl. 1772-1774) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00094 Author/Creator: Brown, Christopher (fl. 1772-1774) Place Written: London, England Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 2 November 1773 Pagination: 1p. +addr. 29.9 cm. x 18.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Reports shipment of publications to Knox from Thomas Longman, with Brown writing on Longman's behalf. Notes that this is the last shipment until after Christmas. Longman was a London bookseller.

People: Brown, Christopher, fl. 1772-1774
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Longman, Thomas, 1731-1797

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Book SellingMerchants and TradeCommerceMaritimeHolidays and Celebrations

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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