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    Sale 2502 | Lot 253
    Estimate: $100 - $200
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    • Sale 2502 Lot 253

      TENNIEL, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed, "J Tenniel," to "Dear Mr. Walford," declining to accept a commission. 1 page, 8vo; staining at upper and lower edges recto from remnants of prior mounting verso, horizontal folds. "Maida Hill W" [London], 27 September 1865

      Estimate $100 - 200

      "I am sorry to have to tell you that you must expect nothing from me for your Christmas number. My time is so completely occupied that I am forced to decline commissions in all dimensions."


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