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Lot 499/0214

Estimate: €350-500

Edgeworth (Maria) A collection of manuscript material including an ALs, 2pp. (single folded sheet), to Miss Hamilton, Vicarage, from Brandford, Nov. 27, 1830, asking her ‘to work a pattern of the Ottoman stitch’ for her, mentioning a footstool of her work which will in time arrive at Edgeworthstown and will be an example and also a pleasant remembrance of happy days, etc., minor tears, no significant loss; also two slips with good signatures; and a second m/ss letter,from Edgeworthstown, Feb. 9th, 1843, on mourning paper, to Harriette de Salis, 2pp (single folded sheet), mentioning her illness and other matters, the letter in ink, apparently in Maria Edgeworth’s hand, but with a pencilled signature possibly in another hand. As a coll., of m/ss, w.a.f. (1)

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