Lot 224 of 515:
Letter from Cardinal Newman  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$420
$200 - $300

Letter from Cardinal Newman to Lady Cole
Newman, John Henry, Cardinal
[Oxford, England]
Feb. 27, 1886

Autograph Letter signed John H. Card. Newman. 1 page, + postscript continued on the back of the page; on 4-page conjugate notesheet. 18x11.5 cm (7x4½"). With stamped, addressed envelope.

John Henry Newman, theologian and poet, first an Anglican priest and later a Catholic priest and cardinal, writes to thank Lady Cole ad her daughter for their remembrance of his birthday. 

Lot Amendments
Envelope a little soiled; letter with short splits at fold, very good.
Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.