364
364

SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS OF THE LATE CHARLES, 3RD BARON LYELL

Autograph album
COLLECTION OF C.21 DOCUMENTS, LETTERS, AND CUT SIGNATURES BY BRITISH HISTORICAL FIGURES, INCLUDING
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,750 GBP
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364

SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS OF THE LATE CHARLES, 3RD BARON LYELL

Autograph album
COLLECTION OF C.21 DOCUMENTS, LETTERS, AND CUT SIGNATURES BY BRITISH HISTORICAL FIGURES, INCLUDING
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Autograph album
COLLECTION OF C.21 DOCUMENTS, LETTERS, AND CUT SIGNATURES BY BRITISH HISTORICAL FIGURES, INCLUDING
Robert Harley, first Earl of Oxford (warrant signed, also signed by the Earl of Shrewsbury, 25 September 1712), Robert Walpole (warrant signed, also signed by the Duke of Newcastle ("Holles Newcastle") and three others, 18 April 1721), William III (document signed at the head, countersigned by Godolphin and two others, 6 February 1693, laid down but loose in the album, incomplete), Viscount Brouncker (document signed, 2 August 1667), Louis XIV (scribal signature, 1694); with cut signatures of Henry Lord Cobham, Lord Burghley, Robert Cecil, Charles Howard First Earl of Nottingham, Sarah Duchess of Marlborough, Charles II, George II, and others, several items with engraved portraits inserted opposite; also with another 7 letters to Sir Charles Lyell loosely inserted; 22 pages, plus blanks, folio, marbled boards; the album housed in a waxed linen bag
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