19TH & EARLY 20TH CENTURY LITERATURE.
1. IRVING, WASHINGTON. Autograph Note Signed Integrally ("Washington Irving"), 1 p, 8vo, n.p., March 25, n.y., declining an invitation.
2. JAMES, HENRY. Autograph Letter Signed ("Henry James"), 1 p, 4to, Sussex, n.d., to Mrs. Manning, on Lamb House stationery, declining an invitation.
3. SOUTHEY, ROBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Robert Southey"), 2 pp recto and verso, 8vo, Keswick, May 11, 1830, thanking recipient for having sent a book.
4. TENNYSON, ALFRED, LORD. Autograph Check Signed ("A Tennyson"), 1 p, oblong 12mo, London, December 19, 1861, paid to the order of Mr. Archard in the amount of 25 pounds, cancellation bisecting A in signature.
With letters, documents, and signatures of ARTEMUS WARD, LYTTON STRACHEY, EREST SETON-THOMPSON, ARTHUR WING PINERO, T.L. PEACOCK, JOAQUIN MILLER, JOHN MASEFIELD, EDWIN MARKHAM, JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL, MARY A. LIVERMORE, CHARLES KINGSLEY, SARAH ORNE JEWETT, W.D. HOWELLS, ANTHONY HOPE HAWKINS, W.W. JACOBS, JOHN GALSWORTHY, BRUNO FRANK, C.S. FORESTER, MARY MAPES DODGE, MARGARET DELANO, ETHEL M. DELL, JOHN COLTON, FRANK CONDON, G.K. CHESTERTON (signature), WILLA CATHER (signature), W.C. BRYANT, AMBROSE BIERCE, WALTER BESANT, H.W. BEECHER, S. BARING-GOULD, THOMAS BAILEY ALDRICH and RAFAEL SABATINI.
Provenance: Estate of Charles Williamson and Tucker Fleming.