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AliPacha_to_WiLeake_1810-03-27.docx
"Ali’s letter, part threat, part appeal, shows the perpetual insecurity in which he lived, and the political reality which, unknown as it seems to Byron and Hobhouse, lay beneath his friendly welcome in October 1809." [PSC]

BeCorinth_to_Byron_1811-02-11.docx
The Bey of Corinth apologizes to Byron for the poor reception Byron received in Corinth during the Bey's absence.

Byron_to_Hodgson_1809-06-30.docx
The "Lisbon Packet" letter. Seemingly spontaneous, the letter is a fair copy, with one stanza to a page – though that doesn’t spoil the fun. [PSC]

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Byron_to_Hanson_1809-07-13.docx
Byron's follow-up on "the Norfolk sale & the rest of Col. Sawbridge’s business," and notice of travel to Malta.

Byron_to_Hodgson_1809-07-16.docx
"I am very happy here [Lisbon], because I loves oranges, and talk bad Latin to the monks ..."

Byron_to_Hodgson_1809-08-06.docx
"I have just arrived at this place after a journey through Portugal, and a part of Spain, of nearly 500 miles."

Byron_to_Hanson_1809-08-07.docx
"Cadiz is the prettiest town in Europe, Seville a large & fine city ..."

Byron_to_CaByron_1809-08-11.docx
Byron's first account of travel to his Mother including, "Cadiz, sweet Cadiz! is the most delightful town I ever beheld ...."

Byron_to_Hanson_1809-08-13.docx
"I have sent Robert Rushton home...."

Byron_to_MrRushton_1809-08-14.docx
"Mr. Rushton, – I have sent Robert home with Mr. Murray...."
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