The New York Tribune

“Letter XXIII, from Rome” Fuller was a formidable intellectual, a poet, critic, editor, Transcendentalist, and friend of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau. Sent to Europe by Horace Greeley, editor of the influential New York Tribune, Fuller turned in regular dispatches in the form of letters that described the scenery she saw, the people she met, and the events she witnessed, including the struggles for Italian independence and the establishment of the short-lived Roman Republic.

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