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Edward Bulwer-Lytton.

Signature.

Novelist. Text: "Yours / E Bulwer Lytton / 71 Marina / St Leonards on Sea / Sussex", clipped part of letter, c.4 x 2", laid down on similar sized card, fold mark but clear.

£25.00 Edward Bulwer Lytton signature
Horace Plunkett.

Signature.

Irish Unionist. Bold signature on paper c. 4 x 2".

£25.00 Horace Plunkett.
Thomas Fry.

Autograph Letter Signed to the Rev. Townsend.

Hebrew Scholar. Four pages, 4to, good condition. He has been looking at a manuscript written by his correspondent on a theological subject. He criticises it, suggesting "expunging" one passage if he considers publication, and arguing with some of the biblical interpretation ("reign over the...

£200.00
B.B. Woodward.

Autograph Letter Signed to [Samuel Christie-Miller].

Librarian at Windsor Castle. Three pages, 8vo, good condition. "I am one of hte unfortunates of the earth . . ." He is unable to accept an invitation to Britwell (hence the identification of Samuel Christie-Miller as the correspondent) because he "cannot keep off the demands of the printers any...

£50.00
B.B. Woodward.

Autograph Letter Signed to Mrs de Salis.

Librarian at Windsor Castle (DNB). Three pages, 8vo, good condition. He has received a reply to his letter to publishers, Chapman & Hall who claim to have sent "No.II" (prob. of ‘The Fine Arts Quarterly Review,’ which appeared from May 1863 to June 1867, which Woodward founded and edited) at...

£45.00
John Hardman & Co.

Typed Letter Signed by Dunstan Powell, Partner in John Hardman & Co., Artists in Stained Glass, to Canon Chesshire.

Two pages, 4to, good condition. Ref. "Stourport", Powell is sending the "sketch" of a window (enclosed), giving subjects and making suggestions ("I thought the Ark would come well"). He has worked less bcecause of the light on this than on the "war memorial". He discusses the list of "angel...

£50.00
Charles Macintosh.

Autograph Letter Signed to "The very Revd Principal Mcfarlane" (presumably of Glasgow University (DNB).

Chemist, Inventor of water-proof material. See DNB. Two pages, 8vo, good condition. He asks for news about the Duke of Montrose. He describes his current illness, caused by the rupture of of a small artery in the lung - "we have got it soldered up however, but I am leaft weak from very copious...

£75.00
W.H. Murray.

Letter Signed to "Mr [Saher?], Theatre Royal, Dublin.

Actor then Theatre Manager (see DNB). "unexpected circumstances" oblige him to postopone the opening of the Adelphi Season until June next. The cast will not assemble until the 12th June. It appears to be in a secretarial hand signed by Murray.

£45.00
Juliana Horatia Ewing.

Autograph Letter Signed to "Mr Dickinson".

Author. Two pages, 8vo, good condition. She can't accept an invitation because she and her sister are going away the following day. Her other sister has sent an enclosure to him. And her sister Undine thanks him for thinking of her. She concludes "Please forgive a rather muddled note. My head is...

£50.00
Peter Kropotkin.

Postal Address in his hand

Envelope, c. 4.5 x 3.5", foxed with small tears, but address, in pencil, clear,in Kropotkin's hand as follows: Peter Kropotkin / Viola / Bromley // Kent".

£75.00
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