WORDSWORTH, William. 21708

£1,650

Description

Autograph Letter Signed ‘Wm Wordsworth’, to Thomas Prater in London, complying with his request for an autograph. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, in fine clean condition, with the address leaf [Kendal Penny Post and London arrival], neat remains of guard Rydal Mount, 16 February 1836. William Wordsworth (1770-1850), poet. The 1830s saw the beginnings of the autograph craze. “Sir, In compliance with your request to have my Autograph I take leave to subscribe myself your’s &c Wm Wordsworth.”