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Henry Edward John Stanley, 3rd Earl.

Eight Autograph Letters Signed "Stanley" to Messrs Routledge, publishers.

Diplomatist and orientalist (see DNB). Total 20pp., 8vo, good condition. The main subject is illustrations of animals and birds perhaps relating to a book (a "book" is mentioned) which I cannot trace in NSTC, etc., but perhaps multiple copies of pages of illustrations of monkeys, kangaroos, cats...

£400.00
R.M. Ballantyne.

Autograph Note Signed to "Routledge", publisher.

Novelist. One page, 8vo, text complete and clear but someone has misused scissors to make cuts in text, both 1.5", corner trimmedThe letter is laid down (with scrap attached to other side). He thanks Routledge for a cheque settling his account to date and is "glad to hear of the success of your...

£50.00
Lieutenant General Sir Charles Hastings

4 Autograph Letters Signed to his barrister, Richard Williams of Lincoln's Inn Field.

English soldier, father of Frank Abney Hastings (1794-1828; DNB). The condition of these items is not good: the paper being discoloured, brittle and flaking. A series of intemperate communications. Letter 1 is one page, 8vo, of a bifoliate addressed and docketed on the reverse of the second...

£120.00
Prof. Dr E. C. Van Leersum (Amsterdam).

Opuscula selecta Neerlandicorum de arte medica.

Offprint. (From Janus, Archives internationales pour l'Histoire de la Médicine et la Géographie Médicale, Leyden, 1927, pp.474-97). For other pamphlets from the Library of Harriette Chick (as this) nutritionist, see above and below #s2653 ff. or request a full list (more than 400 offprints, many...

£25.00
Reverend Doctor T. Newton, Wesleyan Minister, on the administration of the poor law

Two Autograph Letters Signed to Charles B. Walker of Thirsk.

A newspaper cutting attached to the white paper folder in which these items are placed carries a short obituary of Newton, who died 30 April [1854]. The first letter is 1 page, 4to, addressed on reverse, and the second 1 page, 12mo, with address on reverse of second leaf of bifolium. Both grubby...

£50.00
Richard L. M. Synge.

Applications of partition chromatography. Les Prix Nobel en 1952.

(Pamphlet: Stockholm, 1953, Nobel Lecture, 12 December 1952, pp.122-35). Presentation copy, inscribed 'Best wishes RLMS'. Staining to front wrap, and damage to first leaf caused by bad binding. For other pamphlets from the Library of Harriette Chick (as this) nutritionist, see above and below #...

£65.00
Sir Charles Martin.

Listerian Oration. Lister's early bacteriological researches and the origin of his antiseptic system

(From the Medical Journal of Australia, 10 October 1931, pp.3-10). For other pamphlets from the Library of Harriette Chick (as this) nutritionist, see above and below #s2653 ff. or request a full list (more than 400 offprints, many presentation).

£45.00
Sir Charles Napier

Autograph Signature.

English soldier (1782-1853), conqueror of Sind. Fragment of letter, 3 1/2 inches by 4 inches. Blank reverse attached to remains of stub. In good condition, but with ink smudging not affecting signature, which reads '<...> | Yours truly | Chas Napier'. Docketed 'Sir Charles Napier 1847'...

£25.00
Sir Francis Cowley Burnand

Autograph Signature.

Editor of Punch (1836-1917), and co-author with Sir Arthur Sullivan of 'Cox and Box'. In good condition. On slip, 1 inch by 2 1/2, cut from letter. Signed 'F C Burnand'.

£15.00
Sir George Frampton R.A.

Autograph Signature.

English sculptor (1860-1928). Florid signature 'Geo. Frampton' on slip of paper, 1 inch by 3 1/2. Slightly smudged but in good condition. Attached to piece of blue paper docketed with biographical information about the 'Great Sculptor'.

£15.00
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