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Lot #431: 19th Century Author Edward Everett Hale Autograph Letter Signed -- ''...I am only just back from Washington...''


Edward Everett Hale autograph letter signed. Upon his personal stationery, datelined 20 January 1890, letter reads in full, ''Dear Mr. Briggs, I am only just back from Washington, and have not come to your letter till this moment. It is therefore too late for the appointment you propose. But I think I could be at a meeting next Saturday night (25th). Meanwhile, I have set Mr. Preston to clearing up our whole concern, and I hope at your ward meeting on Thursday it will all be clear. Truly yours, Edw. E. Hale''. Runs 2pp. on a single sheet. Measures 5.25'' x 8''. Toning and mounting remnants to one panel of verso, else near fine.
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