Lot 860: Bosco, John



2015-09-16 14:11:37

Lot 860: Bosco John: (1815-1888) Don Bosco. Italian Roman Catholic Priest, Educator And Writer. He Developed Teaching Methods Based On Love Rather Than Punishment, A Method Known As The Salesian Preventive System. Founder Of The Salesians Of Don Bosco. Canonized As A Saint In 1934. Rare A.L.S., Sac. G. Bosco - Figliastro, One Page, 8Vo, Torino, 26Th June 1877, To [Countess Callori], In Italian. On The Printed Stationery Of The "Oratorio Di S. Franc. Di Sales", Bosco Writes To His Correspondent, Addressing Her 'Mia Buona Mamma' And Confirms He Will Visit Her That Evening 'With Good Appetite'. Further Referring To His Joy At Having Learned She Is Feeling Better, 'I Pray God That He Keeps You Healthy For Many Long Years And Under His Protection'. Some Very Light Overall Age Wear, Otherwise Vg. International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction October 2015 Saturday, 3rd October 2015 Estimate: £1000-1500
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