BLUNT, Wilfrid Scawen. 17685

£85

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Autograph Letter Signed, addressed ‘My dear Sir’ [W.Martin Wood, formerly editor of the Times of India and a writer on Indian affairs], hoping he can attend a large Conservative meeting for the Indian Delegates at Camberwell, at which Blunt will be speaking. 2 pp. 6 x 4 inches, in good condition, with the original envelope. 10 James Street, Buckingham Gate, 16 October 1885. Wilfrid Scawen Blunt (1840-1922), traveller, politician and poet. “I intend giving my views on Indian Reform & Egyptian Policy – & the pt [parliamentary?] resolutions in favour of a Parliamentary Inquiry – & Arabi’s recall.”