MARSH, Sir Edward Howard (1872-1953). Civil servant & patron of the arts.
Autograph Letter Signed to Daisy [Drinkwater], wife of the poet, 2 pages 8vo (note of identication in ballpoint at the foot of the second page), Gray's Inn, 27 March . A touching letter of sympathy on the death of her husband.
'... John had seemed so well and high-hearted at my dinner a week before, & now my last memory of him will be, how kind he was to me on that evening & how he entered into my feelings & rejoiced with me. ...'
Drinkwater had contributed poems to Marsh's Georgian Poetry.
The image shows the first page of the letter.