English novelist and detective story writer; creator of Sherlock Holmes.
Autograph Letter Signed, one page, octavo, August 6, 1894. “Very many thanks for the charming book which you have sent me. I shall value it very highly. I have always been intensely interested in the fighting Puritan [Oliver Cromwell] and have endeavoured to draw several types of him in ‘Micah Clark.’ Oliver was the greatest king we ever had in England and it will be a joy to me to read his career again in your pages.” Fine condition. Matted in sand and olive green with bust-length portrait photograph of Arthur Conan Doyle.
Framed in decorative gilt measuring 16 inches wide by 13 inches high.
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- Literature – English/Irish