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BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale

CHARLES 11

Auction Lot BK18/272

CHARLES 11 .... . One page letter to Major Wood in the hand of Charles 11, dated May 22nd, 1657, from Brussels and signed '' Your affectionate frinde Charles R ''. * From his court in exile on the continent Charles seeks to encourage a loyal supporter obviously with his own triumphant return as monarch in mind. Next year with Cromwell's death his prospects were to brighten considerably. Edward Wood maintained links to the Royal Court via the London spy Captain Silius Titus.

CHARLES 11 (BK18/272) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 6th September 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

CHARLES 11 .... . One page letter to Major Wood in the hand of Charles 11, dated May 22nd, 1657, from Brussels and signed '' Your affectionate frinde Charles R ''. * From his court in exile on the continent Charles seeks to encourage a loyal supporter obviously with his own triumphant return as monarch in mind. Next year with Cromwell's death his prospects were to brighten considerably. Edward Wood maintained links to the Royal Court via the London spy Captain Silius Titus.

Price Realised

£700

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Sale Information

BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale
Wednesday, 6th September 2017
Okehampton Street, Exeter

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