Letter of Lady Caroline Lamb to John Murray, February 1814

As Lord Byron's publisher and friend, Murray often got letters from Lamb enquiring after her former lover. Her emotional letters begged for details of his whereabouts, relationships and appearance.


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Mr Murray
Albemarle St

let me hear from you — & do you
who are his friend & he has but few real friends
do you sooth him & try & not offend him —
he will get over all this — I cannot think it
is this which vexes him so much