Lot 632

Various Letters and Documents - Sir Augustus Harris...

Auction Date: 23/06/2022 at 09:30 am

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Various Letters and Documents - Sir Augustus Harris (1852-1896) Manager of Drury Lane and William Terriss (1847-1897) Actor Signed Letter, dated 1890 on Theatre Royal Drury Lane embossed headed notepaper, signed by both, plus David Garnett (1892-1981) handwritten signed letter undated, plus Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893) Regius Professor of Greek, handwritten signed letter date 8 Feb 1886 to Mrs Davey. Louise Donkin married Horace Davey in 1862, he was QC 1875, Liberal MP 1880-1885, Solicitor-General and knighted 1886. Appeal Judge and 1st Baron Davey 1894, t/w Manchester (Corporation) Manuscript notes of extracts from the Privy Council Office Papers giving the progress of Manchester's first charter as a corporation, a Receipt for a Mr Wren to William Ingham (Doctor) for various ailments, pills etc, and London 1777 a letter written by John Frazer, a Scot giving his impressions of London on his first sight of the city…. 'the causeway is always crowded with coaches, carriages and the pavements so crowded that two persons can hardly walk together…', condition generally appears A/G overall (7)

Hammer Price: £60.00