Book #71459
Autograph Letter, Signed, Boston, February 7, 1883. Manuscript, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Autograph Letter, Signed, Boston, February 7, 1883.

An Invitation to Spend an Afternoon with Dr. Holmes Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Sr. [1809-1894]. [Autograph Letter, Signed, Boston, February 7, 1883]. Single-page letter on Holmes's 6-1/4" x 4-1/2" 296 Beacon Street stationary in attractive glazed wood 10" x 9" frame. Light toning to letter, faint fold line through center, a few minor nicks to frame. $250. * Addressed to Samuel Plantz "and other gentlemen," the letter reads: "Gentlemen, It will give me great pleasure to see you at my house on Friday afternoon at any time from three to five o'clock. Very truly yours, O.W. Holmes." Plantz [1859-1924] was a Methodist minister and a distinguished president of Lawrence University.

Price: $250.00

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