SARGANT, William Lucas. 20621

£30

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, forwarding his Preface, and enthusing about ‘Louis Blanc’s 1848’, ‘a wonderfully well written book it is, for a foreigner’. 1 page 4to, toned, integral blank leaf. Birmingham, 20 November 1858. W.L.Sargant (1809-89), educational reformer and political economist, author of works such as ‘Economy of the Labouring Classes’ (1857) and ‘Social Innovations and their Schemes’ (1858). He concludes this letter: ‘What do you think of a Postscript of a page or so, at the end of the book? I will retain the last Proof until I hear from you.’