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22 May 1859, Edinburgh M.D., Kt, KStJ, D.L., LL.D., Sportsman, Writer, Poet, Politician, Justicer, Spiritualist Crowborough, 7 July 1930

Letter to James Payn (from Chelsea)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia


This letter was written by Arthur Conan Doyle, from 14 Rossetti Mansions, Chelsea (residence of Conan Doyle's sister Connie and brother-in-law Ernest W. Hornung), to James Payn, his friend and editor, before 1898 [1].


Dear Payn

Delighted to come at 7.30 on Thursday. So glad to have the book. I have read it with the keenest interest.

Yours always

A. Conan Doyle

  1. According to Heritage Auctions, Sale 6212, Lot 42410.