London, South Kensington
28 May 1999
HILAIRE PIERRE BELLOC (1870-1953)
Autograph letter signed ("H Belloc") to an unnamed gentleman, possibly Dr Richard Hayes, on King's Land, Shipley, Horsham headed paper, 1p., 4, "Ash Wednesday", 10 February 1932. Commencing: "By this same post under another cover I enclose you my few words in preface to your most interesting book on Irishmen and the French Revolution". Mentioning his health and further writings to be posted.
With the above mentioned 7 1/2 page typescript Preface, 4, with his corrections, signed and addressed ("H Belloc, Kings Land, Shipley, Horsham") and an envelope addressed by Belloc to Dr Richard Hayes of Dublin. (3)
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