PEARD, Frances Mary. 17661



Autograph Letter Signed ‘F.M.Peard’, to Miss Thackeray, accepting an invitation. 1 page 5 x 4 inches, blank section removed. 56 Capo de Case, Monday, undated. “I think my views of Greece look somewhat misty.” Frances Mary Peard (1835-1923), popular English novelist, daughter of Commander G. S. Peard, R.N. Among her numerous novels and historical romances were: ‘Unawares’ (1870); ‘The Rose-Garden’ (1872); ‘Thorpe Regis’ (1874); ‘Cartouche’ (1878); ‘Schloss and Town’ (1882); ‘The Asheldon School-Room’ (1883); ‘Prentice Hugh’ (1887); ‘The Blue Dragon’; ‘The Interloper’; ‘The Abbot’s Bridge.’