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ORIGINAL LETTER from L. Leslie Brooke to Mr. Stitt., BROOKE, L. LESLIE:
1 BROOKE, L. LESLIE: ORIGINAL LETTER from L. Leslie Brooke to Mr. Stitt.
1897. 
Sm. 8vo size. 2 pages, hand-written. Date Dec. 14, 1897. Printed letterhead: I Scarsdale Villas. Kensington W. It refers to “bookplates”, and he mentions that the last bookplate he designed was for Mr. Solly of Birkenhead who was the first to scale one of the peaks in the Dolomites (which is represented in the bookplate). Mr. Brooke also mentions that he was very busy illustrating a book of nursery rhymes published by Mr. Andrew Lang. 
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ORIGINAL LETTER from Llewelyn Powys, Llewelyn Powys
2 Llewelyn Powys ORIGINAL LETTER from Llewelyn Powys
Undated Ca 1930 
Sm. 8vo size. 1 page, hand-written. Undated Written on address head paper Chydyok Chaldon Herring, Dorchester Dorset In good condition. Letter folded, with small tear on fold. Paper is a bit foxed. It refers to books, unable to make out who it is written to. Llewelyn Powys was a British novelist and essayist and younger brother of John Cowper Powys and T. F. Powys. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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A 3 - page letter written by W.H. Hudson to Mr. Moule., MOULE  / HUDSON, W.H. to MR. MOULE (H.G.C.):
3 MOULE / HUDSON, W.H. to MR. MOULE (H.G.C.): A 3 - page letter written by W.H. Hudson to Mr. Moule.
1898 
8vo. size. Hand-written letterhead: 40 Lukes Rd., W. - March 3 /98. Addressed to “Dear Mr. Moule” (we believe this to by H.C.G. Moule). The pages are a bit foxed, and there is a plain small square label on the top left corner of the first page. Mr. Hudson thanks Mr. Moule for sending him the letters from his brother in China, and also that he is going to write a thank you to his father. There are some more references to China (a bit difficult to decipher!). W.H. Hudson was one of the most widely read naturalists of the late-19th and early-20th centuries. Mr. WH Hudson included a remarkable chapter on “Music and Dancing in Nature.” ... (AE Moule, _New China and Old_, p. 128.) H.C.G. (Handley Carr Glyn) MOULE (1841-1920) : Handley Carr Glyn Moule was the youngest of eight sons of the vicar of Fordington, Dorchester. He was educated at home with his brothers prior to attending university at Cambridge, where he excelled in his studies. He was ordained in 1867 and was curate at Fordington before being appointed as sub-dean of Trinity College, Cambridge in 1873. He became first principal of Ridley Hall Theological College, Cambridge, in 1881, and Norrisian Professor of Divinity in 1899. In 1901, he succeeded B.F. Westcott as Bishop of Durham. H.G.C. Moule wrote 2 essays about his brother in China. 
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ORIGINAL LETTER from Alyse Gregory to Mr Degenhardt, Powys Related
4 Powys Related ORIGINAL LETTER from Alyse Gregory to Mr Degenhardt
1959 
Sm. 8vo size. 1 page, typed letter, but hand siged. Dated Dec 21st 1959 Address head paper Velthams Cottage, Morebath, Nr Tiverton Devon. In very good condition. Letter folded. Alyse Gregory (1884-1967) American feminist & Writer, who married Llewelyn Powys It refers to books, written to Mr Degenhardt 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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ORIGINAL LETTER from Theodore F. Powys to Mrs Cliff., Theodore Francis Powys
5 Theodore Francis Powys ORIGINAL LETTER from Theodore F. Powys to Mrs Cliff.
1931 
Sm. 8vo size. 1 page, hand-written. Date Jan 13th 1931. With opened stamped addressed envelope. In very good condition. Letter folded. It is a Thank you letter written to Mrs Cliff, From the Chelsea Teas Rooms, Esplanade, Weymouth Dorset. 
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Printed Thank you LETTER from Winston Churchill on House of Commons headed paper, Winston Churchill
6 Winston Churchill Printed Thank you LETTER from Winston Churchill on House of Commons headed paper
1949 
Sm. 8vo size. 1 page, hand-written then printed. Date Nov 30th 1949 In very good condition. Letter folded. These facsimile letters are still very collectible. It is a Birthday Thank you letter written by Winston Churchill, but printed & sent out by his office at the time. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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