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IRVING, Sir Henry (1838-1905). Actor.
Autograph Letter Signed (entirely in Irving's hand), to Mrs Riggs, 2 pages 8vo on separate leaves (hinged to an album leaf), Hotel Bristol, New York, 9 November 1901. Written during the American tour with Ellen Terry, thanking her for a book, etc.

'... In one sense last Thursday was a happy day which kept me at home & gave me an opportunity of knowing better, Kate Douglas Wiggin (1886-1923 American writer of children's stories).'

£120 [No: 25915]
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