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    William Wilkie Collins Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages, penned on recto and verso of first page only, 4.5" x 7", on his personal letterhead, London, April 11, 1876. Famous English novelist, playwright, and author Wilkie Collins was hugely popular during the Victorian era. While recovering from an unknown eye ailment, he sends a brief letter to a friend and fan of his work. In part: "When you get settled I shall hope to present myself without a black patch over my eye." He goes on to note that his latest work, My Two Destinies, "will appear next month. I am glad you like it." Second (blank) page is trimmed to 4.5" x 4.5". Boldly penned, bright and clean.

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    October, 2010
    14th-15th Thursday-Friday
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