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Lot nr:249
Book nr:36184
Author:CHURCHILL, Sir Winston S.
Title:Typed letter to My dear General Miles, signed by Winston Churchill
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Year:1923, 22nd September
Description:Typed letter signed and subscribed ("Yours sincerely, Winston S. Churchill"), with autograph salutation ("My dear General Miles"), thanking him for his most interesting letter which he has read with the greatest attention: "I think the work done by the Committee of which you are a member has been of the greatest value... it has gained enormously from your experience and exceptional knowledge of the pre-war Army", 1 page, 4to, ink slightly faded but still clear and legible, framed and glazed (unexamined out of frame), 4to, Sussex Square, 22 September 1923
Note:The recipient of this letter was Lieutenant-General Sir H.S.G. Miles (1850-1926), a veteran of the second Boer War who had retired from the army in 1913. On 1 November 1922 he had delivered a lecture on army administration at the Royal United Services Institute, which was published in the Journal of the Royal United Services Institute, 68 (February-November 1923): 38
Price:€400 - €600
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