Holograph letter signed and dated Hartford, June 10, 1846, to Joseph John Gurney of Norwich, England. LYDIA HUNTLEY SIGOURNEY.

Holograph letter signed and dated Hartford, June 10, 1846, to Joseph John Gurney of Norwich, England.


Condition: Fine condition.
Book ID: 28106

Description

Single leaf folded to make four 22.5 x 19 cm pages, text of the letter on two pages, address on page four, approximately 225 words.

Comments

¶ A letter of condolence to a friend in England written in Lydia Sigourney's exemplary penmanship, delivered for her by the diplomat, pacifist, and social activist Elihu Burritt, who Sigourney notes in her letter is "well known on both sides of the ocean as the 'learned blacksmith.'"

Price: $300.00