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    [William Makepeace Thackeray]. Unsigned Dinner Invitation from William Makepeace Thackeray. Original dinner invitation in Thackeray's hand (unsigned) on Palace Green stationary. Invitation card with trimmed portion of envelope (addressed to D. Roberts Esq.) tipped-in. No date, circa 1860.. Includes explanatory note of provenance, dated November 14, 1864. Also includes engraved portrait of Thackeray measuring approximately 10 x 6.5. Some foxing, toning and dampstaining, with some minor loss at corners of portrait. In shipping envelope from Carnegie Book Shop, New York, postmarked Nov., 1977. Very good. From the library of Dr. Henry H. Fertig, M.D.



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