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    Sale 2530 | Lot 137
    Price Realized: $1,625With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2530 Lot 137

      DICKENS, CHARLES. Autograph Letter Signed, to actress and theater manager Céline Céleste-Elliott ("Dear Madame Celeste"), making a last-minute request for tickets for a box in order to entertain a visitor. 1 page, 8vo, with integral blank; faint scattered foxing and staining, remnants of prior mounting at edges of terminal page, small hole in blank, horizontal folds. "Devonshire Terrace" [London], "Monday Evening"

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      "If you happen to have a box disengaged tonight, will you give it to me? I am astonished to ask you so suddenly, but we have a friend from the country to amuse on an hour's notice. . . . ."


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,625