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Autograph Letter Signed.

Rosemount: Longfellow, 1876.

Original Autographed Letters. Longfellow, Sam (Longfellow, Henry W). Autograph Letter Signed. 12mo., 4 pages on laid paper. A wonderful letter from the poet's brother in response to the correspondent's request for an autograph. Sam writes: "I found the autograph which you desire. I have put a leaf from the orange tree which for a great many years has lived in Mr. Longfellow's study, to go with the leaf you have from his grave." "I send you a motto for your album- Make the best of yourself and the most of your opportunities". Signed by Sam Longfellow. Clipped Henry W. Longfellow autograph & Actual orange leaf present. A truly touching & unique letter.

Item #30906 Price: $2,500.00
Autograph Letter Signed. Sam Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.