JOHN FORSTER HANDWRITTEN LETTER SIGNED , “Yours Always Sincerely, John Forster”, 3.5 x 4.25, on black-bordered mourning stationary, 18th August 1852, he writes from Tavistock Square to “My dear Boxall” (probably Sir William Boxall), by the friend and biographer of Charles Dickens. I hope you are better – & it will give me great pleasure to hear so from yourself. But don’t bother yourself to write. A verbal message will – if it be a favorable one…. In fine condition, with age toning, small chip to right edge, and mounting remnants on the reverse that do not show through. John Forster (1812-76) was a British writer who specialized in biographies of various English writers. His life of Goldsmith, in Two Volumes, was the first of his Published serious works and was very well-received. Today he is more remembered for his three-volume biography of his long-time friend, Charles Dickens. During his life, he was lauded for all of his various works. For some years he edited the. The retirement of Charles Dickens. And, from 1847-56 he edited. He wrote many biographies of distinguished literary men. Sir William Boxall (1800-79) was and English painter and museum director at the National Gallery. He was knighted in 1867. This item has been authenticated and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity issued by our parent company, History Makers Autographs. We financially stand behind our COA. Ask us about our PSA/DNA and JSA authentication guarantee. THIS IS AN ORIGINAL HAND SIGNED AUTOGRAPH. We do not sell reprints or facsimile autographs. This is our 34. We closed our retail galleries and now are totally internet sales oriented. We are a long-time member of UACC #RD337 and the Manuscript Society. Our collectibles make for fantastic additions to long standing collections, great starting points for new collectors looking for trusted authentic material, and make for a truly unique gifts for that special person in your life or corporate gift for a special client. History Makers Autographs offers one of the strongest guarantees available by any dealer. We unconditionally guarantee the authenticity of the document/artwork , without time limit, to the original purchaser. Every item we sell comes with a Certificate of Authenticity clearly stating this guarantee. International Buyers Please Note. The item “JOHN FORSTER HANDWRITTEN LETTER SIGNED ENGLISH BIOGRAPHER CHARLES DICKENS” is in sale since Monday, September 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “stevnowli_0″ and is located in Nokomis, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: JOHN FORSTER
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