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MARLBOROUGH (Sarah, 1660-1744, née Jennings, favourite of Queen Anne, wife of John, 1st Duke) and Francis GODOLPHIN (1678-1766, 2nd Earl, Nobleman and Politician)

Portion of an Exchequer Document signed by both and also by J. Hanbury on the verso of part of the original order that "Repayment of the like sum by him lent upon Credit of the said Act and paid into the Receipt of His Majesty's Exchequer the said Twenty-fifth Day of February, 1726 as by a Talley bearing Date the same Day appears; together with Interest for the same, after the Rate of Four Pounds per Cent per Annum at the End of every Three Months ...", 6" x 4½", no place, 19th June

Item Date:  1728
Stock No:  39320      £225

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MAXIM (Sir Hiram Stevens, 1840-1916, American Born Inventor of the Maxim Machine Gun)

Autograph Letter Signed to Rev. James A. Monckton saying that he receives "hundreds of letters almost identical with your own. If you will send me a sketch of your plan with a short and concise description I will give you my candid opinion ...", 2 sides 8vo., 18 Queen's Gate Place, London, 20th September

Item Date:  1897
Stock No:  39324      £325

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"'AUSTRALIAN KELLY' HAD PART OF A STEAM BOILER WHICH HE CARRIED ABOUT WITH HIM AS A SHIELD"
MAXIM (Sir Hiram Stevens, 1840-1916, American Born Inventor of the Maxim Machine Gun)

Autograph Letter Signed to Rev. James A. Monckton about Ned Kelly's armour, "'Australian Kelly' had part of a steam boiler which he carried about with him as a shield and he was a very successful bush ranger and committed numerous murders. There is no such thing as bullet proof cloth. The German tailor had a chrome steel shield 3/8 inch thick. My shield was nickel steel 1/4 inch thick and weighed 10 bs to the square foot so you see it is a question of weight. Nothing less than 10lbs to the square food would do ...", 3 sides 8vo., 18 Queen's Gate Place, London, 15th December

Item Date:  1899
Stock No:  39325      £575

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MAXWELL (James Clerk, 1831-1879, Physicist)

Signature on a small piece 2" x ½", no place, no date

Item Date:  0
Stock No:  39353      £175

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MONACO (Princess Grace of, 1928-1982, formerly Actress Grace Kelly)

Attractive Coloured Photograph signed by the Princess, "Grace de Monaco" showing Prince Rainier standing behind a chair in which Princess Grace is seated, with their three children, Albert, Caroline & Stephanie standing by them, 6" x 4", no date, circa

Item Date:  1970
Stock No:  39309      £350

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