Single letter from John Ella to an unknown recipient
Letter from John Ella to an unknown recepient whom he addresses 'Dear invalid'. The majority he writes about is his illness and pains he has been having and the medication he is on. He also mentions having his 73rd natal day.
- Creation: 1875
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8410, fol. 155].
MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 155
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 6874
Single letter from John Ella to an unknown recipient dated 1875.
Biographical / Historical
John Ella (1802–1888), violinist and conductor, was born at Leicester on 19 December 1802.
Please see Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased for the Bodleian Libraries, 6 June 2012.
- Single letter from John Ella to an unknown recipient
- Finding aid prepared by Jen Patterson
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