Autograph Letter Signed ‘A. Maude Royden’, to Annie Besant, saying how much she enjoyed her second title, India’s Value to Humanity. 1 page 7 x 4 inches, paper toned. Fairbourne, N. Wales, 8 July 1924. Agnes Maude Royden (1876-1956), suffragist and preacher. In 1909 was elected to the executive committee of the National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies. From 1912 to 1914 she edited the Common Cause, the organ of the union.