Item 1 - Autograph letter signed to Charles Merivale

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Miscellaneous/Box 15/SE2b/1

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GB 275 Miscellaneous/Box 15/SE2b/1


Autograph letter signed to Charles Merivale


  • 1831-01-23 (Creation)

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6 pages, the last two of which are cross-written over the first two. Quarto bifolium, paper.

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Purchased from Richard M. Ford Ltd, November 2019.

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Detailed and lively account of the results of the previous day's Bachelors' Commencement papers, describing the scene in Senate House and the performance of various individuals.

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