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Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878) Autograph Letter Signed, 25 December 1869.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$98$80

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878) Autograph Letter Signed, 25 December 1869. Single laid paper leaf inscribed over two pages to Miss Christiana Gibson in Scotland, mentioning Father Hyacinthe's [Charles Jean Marie Loyson (1827-1912)] address on behalf of the French Benevolent Society, and describing Hyacinthe's liberal views and the whether the Catholic church could accept protestants (a view for which Father Hyacinthe was excommunicated from the church at about this time), 8 x 5 in.
Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

William Cullen, Christiana Gibson, Charles Jean Marie Loyson, Scotland, Bryant, Hyacinthe, William Bryant

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