Autograph Letter Signed, to Miss Fanny Russell in Oakland, quoting a letter the arrival of the Hones in Switzerland (“the first Americans we have met in Switzerland”), and enclosing “a copy of the verses you desired” (a printed copy of ‘The Night-Blooming Cereus’, here present). 2 pp. 5½ x 4 inches, fine, with the original envelope. 16 August [1870, in another hand]. Henry Theodore Tuckerman (1813-1871), American critic and essayist.