Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law
Autograph letter signed, 1 1/3 pages, 5,75 x 8 inch, `Carlton Hotel` stationery, (Bournemouth), 20.01.1970, reply letter to "Dear Hunter" - Montgomery of Alamein thanks his correspondent for the book `The Burning Bow` (from T.F. Coade of Bryanston), written and signed in blue ink "Montgomery of Alamein", with two horizontal letter folds and very mild foxing - in fine to very fine condition. Accompanied by a signature of Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl of Burma (1900-1979). In parts: "Thank you so very much for your letter and for the book about Coade - `The Burning Bow`. It was most kind of you. I have been to most of the Public Schools of England, but never to Bryanston and I am glad to have now learned something about it. But for Simon even that would not have been learned! ..."
|Profession||British Army Officer|
|Year of birth||1887|
|year of death||1976|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||5,75 x 8|
|Type of Autograph||letters|