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1814 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT LETTER TO THE EDITOR OF 'LA QUOTIDIENNE' FROM THE SIR THOMAS PHILLIPS COLLECTION

By: DOCTOR, LE COMTE

Price: $189.99

Publisher: Paris, France, 1814

Inscription: Autograph

Seller ID: 00TP89

Condition: Very Good


Quoting permission and approval of the Duke of Daumons, 'Comte, physician', expressess how happy he would be if the Editor in Chief of La Quotidienne (The Daily) were to print the article he has written. Biographical Notes: SIR THOMAS PHILLIPPS (1792-1872). Born in 1792, Sir Thomas Phillipps from childhood was obsessed with the idea of obtaining virtually anything written or printed on paper, including cartloads of documents from wastepaper merchants and the entire inventories of booksellers. "I wish to have one copy of every book in the world," he declared to a friend. He very nearly ... View more info