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Group of two autograph items.
Autograph note signed. Single sheet, dated Rock House, Maldencombe, 17 Jan. [18]97, addressed "Dear Sir." 8 lines, enclosing stamps to purchase a one-shilling work "A modern treatise in practical coarse fish angling." 6 x 3 7/8 inches (15 x 9.5 cm). Usual folds. Framed with a portrait; Together with a second partial autograph letter signed. Last four lines only plus felicitation and signature. Framed with a portrait.
Kipling was a keen angler, though letters mentioning this enthusiasm are uncommon.

Sold for $531
Estimate $400-600

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