ARNOLD, Edwin. 16612



Autograph Letter Signed, to R.D.Adams, Sydney, Australia, thanking him “for your great KIndness about my Poems”, referring to his good sales in America, wishing that Australia could know him as well. 4 pp. 8 x 5 inches, light foxing, traces of former mounting, with the original franked envelope, Sydney backstamp. Daily Telegraph, London, 7 April 1865. “We are all in love with Australia here; there is nothing too good to say or think of you all.” Sir Edwin Arnold (1832-1904), poet, editor of The Daily Telegraph. The epic poem ‘The Light of Asia’ (1879) was his most famous work.