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|Named Person:||Alfred Morrison|
|All Authors / Contributors:||Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge|
|Notes:||Lots numbered 1770-2668
Sale code: Augustus
" ... including a fine and important series of autograph letters from Jonathan Swift, chiefly addressed to Alderman Barber, Lord Mayor of London; numerous important letters from P.B. Shelley, including the first letter written by him from Italy, and one of the last letters he wrote from Lerici; letters and poetry by Lord Byron; many letters of American interest, including William Penn, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, etc.; autograph letters and documents of French celebreties, including many of kings, others of Marie de Médicis, Madame de Maintenon, etc., etc.; several autograph and signed letters of Napoleon I.; extensive series of correspondence of Voltaire, etc."
|Event notes:||Date of sale: Dec. 9-13, 1918
Place of sale: London
|Description:||4 pt. in 1 v., 512 p. : facsims. ; 25 cm|