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Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17, Stratton Street, Piccadilly , W.
Recipient: Not known >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, May, 25 
Document Type: Letter (1 p.)
Content Summary: Dear Sir, Regret I am unable to make an appointment but if the enclosed should be of any use - I would be obliged by its return when done with. Henry Irving
Published: -
Notes: During the last week in May 1905 Irving was playing 'Becket' at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Document Holder: P
Ref.No: 8561    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17 Stratton Street, Piccadilly, W.
Recipient: Not known >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, May, 26 
Document Type: Letter (1 p.)
Content Summary: The pieces are correctly placed on the board and the moves in order. But this, of course, is quite immaterial to the play especially as nobody in the audience can see the game.
Published: -
Notes: A game of chess in 'Becket'. Addressed "Sir"; written by Louis Austin and signed by Irving. A press cutting reveals that it was written to 'The Times' chess correspondent. See Letter 8601.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9/8(3))
Ref.No: 4321    
Author: Stoker, Bram (Abraham) >>
Address: 20 Bedford Street, London, W.C.
Recipient: Not known >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, May, 29 
Document Type: Letter (1 p.)
Content Summary: Irving asks him to send her the enclosed signed photograph which he hopes she will accept, as he is unable to sign the one sent for special(?) reason.
Published: -
Notes: "Dear Madam." Signed by Stoker.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/19/109(2))
Ref.No: 4485    
Author: Pemberton, Maryl Leigh >>
Address: 7, St. Peter's, Carshalton
Recipient: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 6 
Document Type: Letter (3 p.)
Content Summary: She is unknown to Irving but has seen all his plays for thirty years. She sees in the paper he is considering retiring and would like a remembrance. May she purchase the chair in which he dies in 'Waterloo'? She thanks him for the pleasure he has given.
Published: -
Notes: Irving's note at head. 'Yes, shall be delighted to beg her acceptance of the chair!'
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9/8(1))
Ref.No: 2055    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17 Stratton Street, W
Recipient: Nevill, Lady Dorothy Fanny >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 9 
Document Type: Letter
Content Summary: She said she would like to see old Gregory on Thursday morning. It will delight him to know that she is present - if she can find it convenient to come.
Published: The reminiscences of Lady Dorothy Nevill, 1906, p.253.
Notes: A performance of 'A Story of Waterloo' during his farewell season at Drury Lane.
Document Holder: Pd
Ref.No: 4676    
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