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Letter from Grosvenor Square

John Gilbert Winant

Letter from Grosvenor Square

an account of a stewardship

by John Gilbert Winant

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith decorations by John O"Hara Cosgrave II.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.8.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278 p.
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17761054M

    An Ideal Husband opens during a dinner party at the home of Sir Robert Chiltern in London's fashionable Grosvenor Square. Sir Robert, a prestigious member of the House of Commons, and his wife, Lady Gertrude Chiltern, are hosting a gathering that includes his friend Lord Goring, a dandified bachelor and close friend to the Chilterns, his sister Mabel Chiltern, and other genteel guests.   The letter to Lord Grosvenor will go on sale at Swann Auction Galleries together with the original envelope with an estimate of $3,$5, It is additionally signed and addressed in Dickens.


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