Harold Acton Letter collection. Sir Harold ACTON, Mario Mitchell.
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection
Harold Acton Letter collection

Harold Acton Letter collection

Date Published: 1963 to 196
Binding: No binding

Sir Harold [Mario Mitchell] Acton was a British writer, aesthete, and scholar wrote fiction, biography, and autobiography. Born near Florence to a prominent Anglo-Italian family, he was educated at Eton College and Oxford. After serving as an RAF liaison officer in the Mediterranean, he returned to Florence, restoring his childhood home, Villa La Pietra

This collection contains 11 letters dating from 1963 to 1964 and written in Italian concerning his talks at several venues in Italy for the Associazione Culturale Italiana. Acton proposes to talk about the Bourbons in Naples, Galiani, and Lord Acton.

• 2 Autographed Letter Signed (ALS) and 9 Typed Letters Signed (TLS) to Irma Antonetto, Associazione Culturale Italiana who was the creator of the Italian Cultural Association and in forty-six years of activity she had brought to Italy over 400 personalities including philosophers, scientists, writers, Nobel laureates.:

• 10 May 1963, ALS

• 1 June 1963 (written and signed by his secretary),

• 5 November 1963, TLS

• 8 November 1963, TLS

• 4 February 1964, TLS

• 10 February 1964, TLS

• 15 April 1964, ALS

• 21 April, TLS

• 1964, 24 April 1964, TLS

• 12 May 1964, TLS

• N.D., TLS with hand-written P.S.

Collection on consignment with LDRB


Good. Item #8319

$1,600.00 USD
$2,109.49 CAD

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