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Hope, Anthony [Anthony Hope Hawkins]
THE PRISONER OF ZENDA. BRISTOL: J.W. ARROWSMITH, [1894]
LOT SOLD. 875 GBP
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Hope, Anthony [Anthony Hope Hawkins]
THE PRISONER OF ZENDA. BRISTOL: J.W. ARROWSMITH, [1894]
LOT SOLD. 875 GBP
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Hope, Anthony [Anthony Hope Hawkins]
THE PRISONER OF ZENDA. BRISTOL: J.W. ARROWSMITH, [1894]
8vo, FIRST EDITION, 2pp. adverts at end, with an A.L.s. loosely inserted (see footnote), original maroon cloth gilt, spine slightly faded
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Provenance

Henry Cobb, pencil signature on endleaf and letter from author

Literature

Wolff 3096

Catalogue Note

With an autograph letter signed "Anthony H. Hawkins" to Henry Cobb, dated 4th July 1894, thanking him for his compliments about The Prisoner of Zenda, whose success has forced him to choose between literature and the Bar, "and I am now retiring from the law". He thanks Cobb and his father for their kindness and "shall remember our work together with more pleasure than any other which I have done".

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