1st Baronet Sir Walter Gilbey Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

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1st Baronet Sir Walter Gilbey Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

1st Baronet Sir Walter Gilbey Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
This item is certified authentic by Todd Mueller Autographs and comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. Sir Walter Gilbey, 1st Baronet. (2 May 1831 – 12 November 1914) was an. Gilbey was born at. To parents Henry and Elizabeth. His father, the owner (and frequently driver) of the daily. And London, died when he was eleven years old. Walter was shortly placed in the office of an. Subsequently obtaining a clerkship in a firm of. On the outbreak of the. Walter and his younger brother Alfred volunteered for civilian service at the front, and were employed at a convalescent hospital on the. Returning to London on the declaration of peace, the pair took the advice of their eldest brother Henry, a. Wine-merchant, and started in the retail. This included the local. Then levied by the British government on French, Portuguese and Spanish wines made them too costly for English middle classes, and especially lower middle classes, which could only afford. Henry Gilbey believed these classes would gladly drink wine if they could get it at a moderate price. On his advice Walter and Alfred determined to push the sales of colonial, and particularly of. Wines, on which the duty was comparatively light. Financially backed by Henry, they opened a small retail business in a basement in. The Cape wines proved popular, and within three years the brothers had 20,000 customers on their books. The creation of the. Chancellor of the Exchequer. In 1860, followed by the large reduction in the duty on French wines effected by the commercial treaty between England and France in 1861, revolutionized their trade and laid the foundation of their fortunes. Who had been granted the new off-licence, applied to be appointed the Gilbeys agents in their respective districts, and many similar applications followed. These were granted, and before very long a leading local grocer was acting as the firm’s agents in every district in England. The grocer who dealt in the Gilbeys’ wines and spirits was not allowed to sell those of any other firm, and the Gilbeys in return handed over to him all their existing customers in his district. This arrangement was of mutual advantage, and the Gilbeys’ business increased so rapidly that, in 1864, Henry Gilbey abandoned his own undertaking to join his brothers. In 1867 the three brothers secured the old Pantheon theatre and concert hall in. On the banks of the. And became also the proprietors of two large. In 1893 the business was converted, for family reasons, into a private. Of which Walter Gilbey, who in the same year was created a. Sir Walter Gilbey also became well known as a breeder of. And he did much to improve the breed of English horses (other than race-horses) generally, and wrote extensively on the subject. Including the encyclopedic Animal Painters of England From the Year 1650: A brief history of their lives and works. He became president of the. Society, and of the Hunters’ Improvement Society, and he was the founder and chairman of the London Cart Horse Parade Society. He was also a practical agriculturist, and president of the. He was appointed a. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Turks and Caicos Islands, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Vietnam, Uruguay, Canada, South Africa, Colombia, Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Montserrat.
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1st Baronet Sir Walter Gilbey Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

RARE! English Divine Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

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RARE! English Divine Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
RARE! English Divine Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

RARE! English Divine Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
“English Divine” Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Dated 1862. This item is certified authentic by Todd Mueller Autographs and comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. (6 August 1821 – 1 February 1891) was an English. And scholar born in London. He was born on 6 August 1821, being the son of Edward Hallows Plumptre, a London solicitor. He was educated at home, and after a brief stay at. King’s College, London. Entered Oxford as a scholar of. Of which his uncle. In 1844, he took a double. Alone in mathematics, and in classics with Sir. He was elected to a fellowship at. Which he resigned three years afterwards, on his marriage with Harriet Theodosia, sister of. For some years the influence of his brother-in-law was apparent in his religious views, but as he advanced in life he identified himself with no party. He was ordained in 1847, by. In 1847, and joined the staff of. King’s College London. There his work mainly lay for twenty-one years, and he enlarged the scope of the institution by introducing evening classes. From 1847 to 1868, he was chaplain there, from 1853 to 1863 professor of pastoral theology, and from 1864 to 1881 professor of exegesis. He proved a most sympathetic teacher, and took a genuine interest in the future welfare of his pupils. He also took a leading part in promoting the higher education of women as a professor of. Harley Street, where he held the office of principal during the last two years of his work there (1875-77). Throughout this period he was also occupied in clerical work. From 1851 to 1858, he was assistant preacher at. He was rector of Pluckley from 1869 and of Bickley from 1873. In 1866, and the lectures were afterwards published under the title of’Christ and Christendom. From 1869 to 1874, he was a member of the Old Testament revision committee, and from 1872 to 1874 Grinfield lecturer and examiner at Oxford. In 1881, he resigned his work in London on becoming. He was an ideal dean, possessing a genuine talent for business, and being always ready to consider the suggestions of others. Not only the cathedral and the Theological College, but the city of Wells, its hospital, its almshouse, and its workhouse, commanded his service. Plumptre died on 1 February 1891 at the deanery of Wells, and was buried in the cathedral cemetery beside his wife, who had predeceased him on 3 April 1889. The marriage was childless. Meanwhile, his pen was never idle. He wrote much on the interpretation of scripture, endeavouring to combine and popularise, in no superficial fashion, the results attained by labourers in special sections of the subject. He contributed to the commentaries known respectively as the. The Speaker’s Commentary, that edited by. And the Bible Educator (serial from 1873-75). He also wrote Biblical Studies, 1870 3rd edit. Paul in Asia (1877), a Popular Exposition of the Epistles to the Seven Churches (1877 and 1879), Movements in Religious Thought: Romanism, Protestantism, Agnosticism (1879), and Theology and Life (1884). His most remarkable theological work was The Spirits in Prison, and other studies on Life after Death (1884 and 1885). The book comprises a review of previous teaching on the subject of. His characteristic sympathy with’the larger hope’ is moderated throughout by a characteristic caution. He had passed beyond the influence of Maurice, and, though his loyal admiration for his earlier teacher remained unchanged, he had rejected his conclusions. In 1888, he issued a little work on Wells Cathedral and its Deans, and in the same year appeared his Life of Bishop Ken. Though diffuse, the book has something of the charm of Walton’s Lives, and breathes the still air of a cathedral. Its main defect is the occasional intrusion of conjectural or’ideal’ biography. Plumptre published several volumes of verse. He had a keen perception of literary excellence, unappeasable ambition, and unwearied industry; but his gifts were hardly sufficient to insure him a place among the poets. Lazarus and other poems appeared in 1864, 8vo 3rd edit. 1868; Master and scholar, which was warmly praised in the Westminster Review, in 1866, 8vo; and Things New and Old in 1884, 8vo. All his pieces are refined and earnest; few are really forcible. Several of Plumptre’s hymns have been admitted into popular collections, and satisfy their not very exacting requirements. He also translated with much success the plays of. (1868), and thus gave readers ignorant of Greek some adequate conception of the masterpieces of Attic drama. For twenty years he studied. And his English version of Dante’s work appeared as The Divina Commedia and Canzoniere of Dante Alighieri; with Biographical Introduction, Notes and Essays vol. Plumptre’s notes condense all that history or tradition can tell us of the author. But the translation itself is hampered by a too strict adherence, in our stubborn tongue, to the metrical form of the original. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in this country: US. 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RARE! English Divine Edward Plumptre Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
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