Lady Battersea autograph album, volume 1

    Peal accesion no. 15366. Arranged mostly in chronological order. Collection formed by Lady Battersea (Mrs. Cyril FLower), formerly Constance de Rothschild. The letters are mostly to her, to Lord Battersea, and members of the Rothschild and Flower families. Includes manuscripts by Lord Acton, Margaret Asquith, Matthew Arnold, Edward Burne-Jones, Benjamin Disraeli, Henry James, Frederick Locker-Lampson, and Charles Lyell.


  • 1859-1899, undated


  • unknown


  • English



  • 43.94 Cubic Feet 86 boxes, 4 oversize boxes, 22 items Poor-Good Peal accession no. 11453.

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