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Auguste Escoffier, Autograph Letter Signed Twice. 1934
£1,750 - from Janet Clarke
Edinburgh Book Fair - 6th & 7th March 2014
The Edinburgh Book Fair represents an important union between the two pre-eminent national bookseller associations and this two-day event provides an excellent opportunity to see and buy a wide selection of rare, antiquarian and secondhand books, manuscripts, ephemera and artwork from some of the country's leading bookdealers.
Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel, 80 High Street, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1TH¶ Read more...
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You can read. It is a great happiness. I totally neglected it while I was in business, which has been the whole of my life, and to such a degree that I cannot now read a page—a warning to all Ministers.
Robert Walpole, Lord Orford (on seeing Henry Fox reading in the library at Houghton), quoted in Edmund Fitzmaurice Life of Shelburne (1875)