Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law

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Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law



Autograph letter signed



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! ..."

Additional Information

SKU 6023029
Profession British Army Officer
Year of birth 1887
year of death 1976
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 5,75 x 8
Condition very fine
Type of Autograph letters