CROKER, John Wilson. 16278



Autograph Letter Signed, informing his correspondent that a parcel of books is on its way, “one returned, a couple of Edinb. Reviews which belong to Mr. Murray, a couple of volumes of Mr. Lockhart’s, and a dozen of my own which you will be so good as to send to the binders.” A good one page example, 7 x 4½ inches. 6 July 1848. John Wilson Croker (1780-1857), politician, Secretary to the Admiralty. He was the originator of the term Conservative.