logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 0047
Victoria (Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and Empress of India, 1819-1901) 3 Autograph Letters signed, 1 to Miss Pratt, 2 to describing herself as "affect niece", together 6pp., 8vo, Osborne, Claremont & n.p., 20th April 1864 & later, the first a long letter sending condolences on the death of Miss Pratt's father, the Rev. George Davys, Queen Victoria's tutor and later Bishop of Peterborough, "His memory will ever be gratefully cherished by me, - with many dear recollections of my childhood. Alas! All those who knew me then are going fast, & I feel more & more sadly lonely in the midst of my great desolation!", first tears along folds, slightly browned.

Buyer's Premium

  • 30% up to £150,000.00
  • 25% up to £1,000,000.00
  • 17% above £1,000,000.00

Victoria (Queen) 3 Autograph Letters signed, 1864 &

Estimate £400 - £600Sep 26
placeholder
London, UK
1,092 Followers
Auction Curated By:
placeholder
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
placeholder
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature