1969. Robert Southey to Walter Savage Landor, 19 October 1811 *
Keswick. Oct. 19. 1811.
I told him that I should recommend it to you to print only 250 copies, – because the play would be highly admired by the few, but probably not popular, – being too good for the many. – In the latter part of t part of this opinion I may be mistaken, – so much the better; in the first I cannot.
I write in haste not to lose a single post. – A large portion of Pelayo  will set off tomorrow in quest of a frank.