Lot 36: Monroe (Vere, oriental traveller, curate of Upper
December 14, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Monroe (Vere, oriental traveller, curate of Upper Beeding, Sussex, 1801/2-41) 2 Autograph Letters signed to Rev. John Richard Errington at Tulse Hill, Brixton, 7pp. with address panels, sm. 4to, postmarked 1836 & 2nd January 1837, giving an invitation to join him in Upper Beeding, and his travels, "I am just now employed in working up my Tartar journey from Constantinople to Belgrade, & very much want some local information about the places through which our route lay. These are chiefly Adrianople [Turkey] - Sophia [Bulgaria] - Nyssa Philloppopoli [Nis, Serbia]", folds, stained and browned; and 2 others, another letter to to the Rev. Errington, and a copy of Henry Rogers, Essay..., 1857, with varied manuscript notes and inserted letters, v.s., v.d. (sm. qty).