Autographed Letter Signed
Place Published: Sandringham
Date Published: 1879
Description: 4 pages (front and back), each two-page spread measuring 7 x 8.75 inches, Sandringham, April 9, 1879. Signed "Albert Edward" as Prince of Wales on mourning stationery; written to Talbot about appointing a royal commission to inquire into Wellington College, in part: "...the best course which the governors of the Wellington college can pursue is to ask the Queen to appoint a commission to inquire into its administration. There is indeed a vast difference in our asking for a R. commission instead of the House of Commons imposing one on us..." Several folds; very good condition.
Comments: King of Great Britain and Ireland (1901-1910).Signed: Y
Book ID: 4450