GODDARD, William Stanley. 14473

£120

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘W.S.Goddard’, to Mr. Wilkie, Bookseller, Pater Noster Row, thanking him for the copy of the Hecuba, discussing editions of Greek plays, preferring Latin translations to be at the end of each play, assuring his correspondent that “some time hence I have no doubt that I shall use your Book in our School”. 1½ pages, integral address leaf with red wax seal, some light dust soiling. Winchester College, 23 April 1797. William Stanley Goddard DD (1757–1845), Headmaster of Winchester College.