ROBERT (EARL OF LYTTON I) BULWER-LYTTON - AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED 12/1867 - HFSID 73325
Sale Price $180.00
ROBERT BULWER-LYTTON, EARL OF LYTTON IThe British diplomat discusses his current address and requests information on the sale of his house Autograph Letter Signed: "Lytton" in black ink. 1p, 4½x7. December 1867. In full: "My address is 35 St. James Place. When you have to inform me about Copped Hall, I hope that it may be practically tho' not completely settled this week.". Lytton bought Copped Hall in Totterridge, North London in 1862 before selling it in 1868. Robert Bulwer-Lytton (1831-1891), 1st Earl Lytton,was a British statesman and poetbest known for his tenureas Viceroy of India between 1876-1880, which included events such as the Second Anglo-Afghan War (1878-1880) and the Great Famine of 1876-1878. His son Victor Bulwer-Lytton followed him to India as the Governor of Bengal and for a time, acting Viceroy of India. He furthermore was an accomplished writer and published many poems under the name of Owen Meredith; a few of his popular verses included"Lucile" (1860), "The Wanderer" (1859), "Fables in Song" (1874), and "Glenaveril" (1885). Normal mailing folds. Slightly worn and soiled. Edges frayed. Corners creased. Light surface creases. Otherwise, fine condition.
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