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Autograph Letter Signed 'J.W. Natal' to the Society of Arts (John William, 1814-1883, Bishop of Natal from 1853) by COLENSO - from Sophie Dupre (SKU: 39182)

Autograph Letter Signed 'J.W. Natal' to the Society of Arts (John William, 1814-1883, Bishop of Natal from 1853)

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Autograph Letter Signed 'J.W. Natal' to the Society of Arts (John William, 1814-1883, Bishop of Natal from 1853)

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saying that he is "much obliged by the copy of the Journal of the Society of Arts which you have been so good as to send to me - & thank you for the report of what I said though I had not the least idea that this 'discussion' would be reported. May I ask you to correct with a pen in the copy which you will send to Mr Robinson one slight error in the record of what I said, which is of no consequence at all for English readers, but will be taken notice of in the colony – at the bottom of p. 432 second column it stands 'Mr. Robinson had fully recognised the desire of the native community to avail themselves etc?' It should be 'Mr. Robinson had fully recognised the desire of the Europeans to bring the native community etc.'. Otherwise, the report is accurate, excellent ...", 2 sides 8vo., 23 Sussex Place, Kensington, W., 9th May Sir John ROBINSON (1839-1903) was the first Prime Minister of Natal. He became manager of his father's paper the 'Natal Mercury' in 1860. He travelled widely from 1861, staying in the United Kingdom for five months, where he studied the International Exhibition of 1862, and lectured on the colony. After a long career in politics he became the first Prime Minister in 1893. The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) is a London-based organisation committed to finding practical solutions to social challenges. Charles Dickens, Adam Smith, Benjamin Franklin, Karl Marx, William Hogarth, John Diefenbaker, Stephen Hawking, Benson Taylor and Tim Berners-Lee are some of the notable past and present Fellows, and today it has Fellows elected from 80 countries worldwide.

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Sophie Dupre GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
39182
Title
Autograph Letter Signed 'J.W. Natal' to the Society of Arts (John William, 1814-1883, Bishop of Natal from 1853)
Author
COLENSO
Book condition
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All purchases will be sent by First Class Mail. All material is mailed abroad by AIR. Insurance and Registration will be charged extra. Payment should be made on receipt of invoice. VAT IS CHARGED AT THE STANDARD RATE ON AUTOGRAPH LETTERS sold in the EEC, except in the case of manuscripts bound in the form of books. Our VAT REG No. is 341 0770 87. The 1993 VAT REGULATIONS AFFECT CUSTOMERS WITHIN THE EEC. PAYMENTS MAY BE MADE BY VISA/BARCLAYCARD, ACCESS/MASTERCARD OR AMEX from all countries. Please quote your card number, security code & expiry date and name and address when ordering by telephone if you wish to make use of this service. PLEASE CONFIRM ANSWERPHONE ORDERS BY MAIL OR PHONE All material is guaranteed genuine and in good condition unless otherwise stated. Any item may be returned within fourteen working days of receipt.

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About Sophie Dupre

I specialise in Autograph letters, Manuscripts and signed photos in all fields. I am a member of the ABA, ILAB & PADA
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