EGYPT. The Sultan’s Invitation, 1882. 13798



Autograph Letter Signed ‘M. Zeki’, to Colonel Sir Owen Lanion [Lanyon], Commander of Ismailia, inviting him and “one or two of your friends” to meet H.E. Sultan Pacha that evening. 2 pp. 6 x 4 inches, foxed. 4 September 1882. Zaki Bey (? Zeki Pacha), Lord Chamberlain to the Khedive of Egypt. “I was coming myself for this purpose but having something to do I could not come. If you let me know the names of the Gentlemen who will come I will be very much obliged to you.”