Autograph album. [Great Britain]. Folio. 202 pp. With 320 signature cards (mounted on pp. 123-202), mostly accompanied by portraits or newspaper clippings. Green half cloth (numbered “V”).
$ 2,606 / 2.500 €
More than three hundred signatures, of a wide range of figures from the early 20th century, including personalities from the military (General F. R. Wingate) and politics (Sidney Webb, Nancy Astor, Sean O'Casey), but also personages from the field of literature (Vita Sackville-West), theatre (Sibyl Thorndike, John Gielgud, Murie Hewitt), science, and many other fields. - With ca. 40 letters by unidentified writers, some of them accompanied by notes by Catherine Hutton, who collected many of these items in the 1820s to 1830s.