Letter: Alfred Morrison (1821-1897, a prolific collector of manuscripts), his sale, Third Portion, Sotheby's, 9-13 December 1918, lot 2534, £6, Tregaskis (described as autograph, not secretarial)
Both: James Tregaskis, Caxton Head, item 270 in one of his catalogues, price £16; Lucius Wilmerding, bookplate, sale, Parke-Bernet, 6 March 1951, lot 595; Saul Cohn, sale, Parke-Bernet, 19 October 1955, lot 846 (with the letter described as autograph), extract from sale catalogue loosely inserted
The flower tool on the spine is illustrated in Pollard's "Changes in the style of bookbinding, 1550-1830", The Library, fifth series, XI (1956), plate II(c).
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