Lot 1085: Edward Viii



2015-09-16 14:12:12

Lot 1085: Edward Viii: (1894-1972) King Of The United Kingdom January - December 1936. Later Duke Of Windsor. A Fine A.L.S., With His Family Name David, Two Pages, 8Vo, Havana, 4Th April 1948, To The King Of Belgium ('Dear Leopold') On The Attractive Printed Stationery Of The Sea Cloud. The Duke States That He Has Only Just Received His Correspondent'S Message Via The British Legation And Remarks 'The Duchess And I Are Very Sorry You And The Princess Are Unable To Come Aboard "Sea Cloud" This Evening But We Will Be Very Glad To Accept Your Invitation (Sic) To Dine With You Both At The Hotel Nacional…'. In Concluding He Adds 'Looking Forward To Seeing You Again After So Many Years'. Accompanied By The Original Envelope Hand Addressed By The Duke And Signed By Him With His Initial ('E') In The Lower Left Corner. A Letter Of Good Association. Vg. Leopold Iii (1901-1983) King Of The Belgians 1934-51 International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction October 2015 Saturday, 3rd October 2015 Estimate: £250-350
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