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English diplomat and statesman; Queen Victoria's foreign affairs secretary. Partly-printed DS, 1p, 10" X 14½", London, England, 1852 August 27. Very good. Passport, beautifully engraved on the usual thin onion skin paper with ornate crest at top and bottom, for a Charles Calvert Corner, "(British Subject) travelling on the Continent." (Corner, 1812-61, was a noted solicitor from a well-known family of English jurists.) Boldly signed with his usual "Malmesbury" at lower right. Bookseller Inventory # 29339
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Store Description: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.