KENNEDY, Admiral William Robert. 17667

£30

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Autograph Letter Signed, to Sir Claude [de Crespigny], about hunting in different countries, reminiscing about some fine times with Sir Claude’s brother on the Pampas of South America, referring to his book on the subject. 4 pp.7 x 4 inches, some minor blemishes only. Falconer’s Hill, Daventry, 27 March, no year given. Admiral Sir William Robert Kennedy (1838-1916), who served in the Crimea and in China, wrote books about his sporting adventures, and an autobiography Hurrah for the Life of a Sailor. “I wrote a little book on sport in S.America when I was Capt of the Ruby and Senior Officer. it is published by Porter of Princes St. Cav. Square.”