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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 36

    GEORGE III (1738-1820), King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Autograph letter signed to his son Frederick, Duke of York, Weymouth, 12 August 1796, approving Frederick's actions in a number of matters relating to the armed forces, one page, 4to, with a copy of Frederick's letter of 10 August; with a document signed and a letter signed, the first a warrant to pay the salary of an assistant to Nevil Maskelyne, the Astronomer Royal, 5 July 1771, the second a letter signed (with a scrawl) to Mr Ryder, 5 June 1810, together two page, 4to and folio;

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    GEORGE III (1738-1820), King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. Autograph letter signed to his son Frederick, Duke of York, Weymouth, 12 August 1796, approving Frederick's actions in a number of matters relating to the armed forces, one page, 4to, with a copy of Frederick's letter of 10 August; with a document signed and a letter signed, the first a warrant to pay the salary of an assistant to Nevil Maskelyne, the Astronomer Royal, 5 July 1771, the second a letter signed (with a scrawl) to Mr Ryder, 5 June 1810, together two page, 4to and folio;
    [with ] an autograph letter signed by GEORGE IV (to an unidentified royal, 30 November 1818, acknowledging her letter on the death of his mother [Queen Charlotte], one page, 4to), and documents signed by George VI, 1937, and Jose de San Martin, Lima, 1821; with two related printed documents. (9)


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