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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan (1859-1930) Autograph Postcard Signed, 27 February 1928.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan (1859-1930) Autograph Postcard Signed, 27 February 1928.
Pre-printed postcard with short inscription on the message side and address on verso, with stamp and postmark. To the librarian at the London Library, asking for a copy of Curiosities of London by John Timbs (1801-1875). Message side slightly toned, matted, with a portrait, 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Arthur Conan, Arthur Conan Doyle, Autograph, British culture, John Timbs, Postage stamp, Postal stationery, Postal system, Postcard, Postmark, London

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