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Charles Cornwallis Autograph Letter Signed To Head Of British Spies In Europe

   AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY GENERAL CHARLES CORNWALLIS TO THE HEAD OF BRITISH SPIES IN EUROPE. General Cornwallis makes plans to meet with Eden and his wife: I will pay my respects to you and Mrs. Eden on Saturday next at 3 oclock, perhaps I may call some morning before that time.. The letter is one page, measures octavo, sent from Mansfield Street on April 4, no year, and in fine condition with evidence of mounting on the left border of the verso. The item "Charles Cornwallis Autograph Letter Signed To Head of British Spies in Europe" is in sale since Friday, March 2, 2018. This item is...

British Poet Caroline Norton Autograph Letter Signed

   Norton, 3 1/2 pages, (no place or date). Barlow, enclosing a poem [no longer present], and sending an unidentified. Little gift with the greatest interest. After I had read it myself I lent it to an American Judge who is writing some works on the operations of the brain, which it turns my brain to hear him talk of, more especially as he discusses the subject in such a low & inarticulate voice that the operation of hearing scarcely goes on in my head during the flow of conversation. However I triumphantly read the page which alludes to the power of'forbidding thought' because he ...

Sir Richard Francis Burton Signed Autograph Letter 1886 British Explorer Author

   Bibelotslondon Ltd is a UK registered company based in London Bridge dealing in ephemera and curiosities from Britain and around the world. Our diverse inventory is carefully chosen and constantly evolving. We work very hard to offer the highest quality works at competitive prices. Our inventory is listed online, and we strive to keep our website completely up to date, so our customers can easily check availability. We believe in offering clients items that are unique and rare for aficionados of the antique and collector's world. Bibelot is a late nineteenth century word derived ...

Marquis De Lafayette Autograph Letter Signed Twice Sent To A British Friend

   Marquis de Lafayette (17571834) was a French statesman and military officer who became an intimate associate of George Washington and advanced the American cause on both sides of the Atlantic. Although he espoused many of the principles behind the French Revolution while advocating a limited monarchy, extremist elements in the French Assembly declared him a traitor, whereupon he was jailed for five years. From 1824 to 1825, he revisited America where he was hailed as a hero and granted a generous stipend and parcel of land. AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED TWICE BY MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE SENDING...