SIR THEODORE MARTIN - AUTOGRAPH - HFSID 304651
SIR THEODORE MARTIN Queen Victoria's authorized biographer of Prince Albert, he also wrote a volume about her Signature: "Theodore Martin", 2x1. Sir Theodore Martin (1816-1909), born and educated in
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SIR THEODORE MARTIN
Queen Victoria's authorized biographer of Prince Albert, he also wrote a volume about her
Signature: "Theodore Martin", 2x1. Sir Theodore Martin (1816-1909), born and educated in Scotland, practiced law in London but made his reputation as a translator of poetry from Danish, German (Goethe) and Latin (Horace). At Queen Victoria's request, he undertook a 5-volume biography of the late Prince Albert, published 1874-1880. He became a close confidant of the Queen, and later wrote a volume of reminiscences, Queen Victoria as I Knew Her, published privately in 1902 and publicly, with King Edward VII's permission, in 1908. Martin married Shakespearean actress Helena Faucit (1817-1898) in 1851. Adhesive and mounting residue at verso. Pencil note (unknown hand) on verso. Minor unknown residue at edges of face (not affecting signature). Otherwise, fine condition.
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