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H. G. Wells. Autograph. Signed Handwritten Letter. Aftal Dealer

   AFTAL dealer Deeming Autographs presents: H. Wells, signed handwritten letter on headed paper, dated 22.7.32, confirming an appointment at The Masters lodgings in Oxford. At the foot of the letter he refers to being able to'hear Salter', this could be referring to leading Liberal activist, Ada Salter. Wells, British author, best known for his science fiction novels but also wrote serious works of social commentary. His notable works include The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The Island of Doctor Moreau and The First Men in the Moon. He also wrote the ...

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Autograph. Signed Handwritten Letter. Aftal Dealer

   AFTAL dealer Deeming Autographs presents: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, a good content handwritten, signed, letter dated 1st July, 1910, on his headed paper, measuring 8 x 5 inches. The letter is to Mr. Charles Humble Dudley Ward, a British Army officer who served with the Welsh Guards. He served during World War I and was a recipient of the Military Cross, as well as being a writer. This letter refers to his book'Jenny Peters'. Doyle informs Ward that his brother-in-law Patrick Stewart Leckie (brother of Conan Doyle's wife, Jean) has lent him a copy of the book, in part:'I thought it fine ...