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My dear Sir, Wednesday Octr 9th--
The busy time has just gone by, and I can now devote any time you may mention to the pleasure of seeing Mr Hunt--'t will be an Era in my existence--I am anxious too to see the Author of the Sonnet to the Sun, for it is no mean gratification to become acquainted with Men who in their admiration of Poetry do not jumble together Shakspeare and Darwin--I have coppied out a sheet or two of Verses which I composed some time ago, and find worst so much to blame in them that the best part will go into____________________
Correcting Clarke's misquotation, Sir William, in the article men. tioned above, says that 'coming over London Bridge in 1815, the first turning to the right was Pepper Alley, but, if you turned to the