GROSSMITH, George. 9264



Autograph Letter Signed, to ‘My dear Lovejoy’, about his artist son and his visit to “a Picture Show” in Reading. 3 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, a fine example. Savage Club, 371 Strand, 19 July 1878. George Grossmith (1847–1912), entertainer and author (with his brother Weedon) of The Diary of a Nobody. From 1877 he took the major comic roles in the operas of Gilbert and Sullivan.