Letter in a secretarial hand, signed by Bradlaugh himself, to Mr. Schnadhorst, explaining that he is “fearfully overworked” with five speeches this week in addition to his Parliamentary duties, and is unable to add Birmingham to the list. 1 page 7 x 4 inches, in good condition. 20 Circus Road, St. John’s Wood, 5 April 1889. Charles Bradlaugh (1833-1891), political activist and one of the most famous English atheists of the 19th century. He founded the National Secular Society in 1866.