Autograph Letter Signed, to Mr. Pinland, Surgeon Dentist, sending a ticket, suggesting his corespondent makes arrangements to “see two pieces of mine, viz: Ben the Boatswain and The Ladye of Lambythe. 1 page 8 x 5 inches, with the address leaf, remains of guard. 24 August 1839. Thomas Egerton Wilks (1812-1854), dramatist. His first work was a romantic drama, The Red Cross, produced at Sadler’s Wells in 1831, and he afterwards wrote some two hundred plays.