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    William M. Thackeray Autograph Letter Signed "W M Thackeray". One page, 4" x 6.5" matted and framed to an overall size of 15" x 13", n.p., December 31, 1856. Four lines about "my lecture last night." Fine condition.

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    Thackeray, a nineteenth century English novelist, writes in full to "My dear Broderiss": "I had no need of George I's countenance for my lecture last night but was very glad to see your kind one among the audience of/ Yours always obliged/ W M Thackeray". Thackeray gave many lectures in London on the first four Hanoverian monarchs, later published as The Four Georges.

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    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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