MUDIE, Charles Edward. 17704



Autograph Letter Signed, to Vincent Robinson, asking him to lunch in Muswell Hill and providing directions. 3 pp. 6 x 4 inches, some scattered foxing, otherwise good. The Limes, Muswell Hill, 28 September 1883. “We cannot show you a Tartar Summer House! But our Avenue of Limes has not yet lost all its autumn beauty.” Charles Edward Mudie (1818-90), founder of Mudie’s Lending Library, which soon became a national institution.