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Peter Townend, was social editor of the Tatler and editor of Burke's Peerage. After debutantes ceased being presented at court in 1958, he was responsible for keeping the "Debs season" going for another 40 years. He died in 2001 and we found several letters addressed to him in an auction lot of ephemera in Cardiff

Adrian Sassoon Handwritten 1980 letter

Adrian Sassoon Handwritten 1980 letter

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Adrian Sassoon Handwritten 1980 letter

In which he accepts an invitation for cocktails

Condition: Good

Stockref: EF07/9170407

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Alexandra Telfer-Smollett Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Alexandra Telfer-Smollett  Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Alexandra Telfer-Smollett Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which she accepts a cocktails invitation

Peter Townend,…

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Annabel Eley Handwritten 1979 letter to Peter Townend

Annabel Eley Handwritten 1979 letter to Peter Townend

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Annabel Eley Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which she declines an invitation

Annabel Louise Cracoft Eley,…

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Anthony David Francis Henry Fane, 16th Earl of Westmorland FRGS Handwritten Letter

Anthony David Francis Henry Fane, 16th Earl of Westmorland FRGS Handwritten Letter

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Anthony David Francis Henry Fane, 16th Earl of Westmorland FRGS Handwritten Letter

Known as Lord Burghersh…

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Anthony Monckton 18/4/1980 Letter to Peter Townend

Anthony Monckton 18/4/1980 Letter to Peter Townend

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Anthony Monckton 18/4/1980 Letter to Peter Townend

In which he thanks Peter for a drinks party

Magdalene…

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Benjamin Slade (?) 1972 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

Benjamin Slade (?) 1972 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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Benjamin Slade (?) 1972 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation to…

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Charles Liddell-Grainger Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

Charles Liddell-Grainger Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

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Charles Liddell-Grainger Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation to drinks

Kensington…

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Christopher John Hall (?) Producer Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Christopher John Hall (?) Producer Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Christopher John Hall (?) Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Attributed as above from the St Catharine's…

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David Heathcoat-Amory Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

David Heathcoat-Amory Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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David Heathcoat-Amory Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

In which he declines an invitation

Peter Townend, was social…

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David Seyfried 1974 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

David Seyfried 1974 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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David Seyfried 1974 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

In which he declines an invitation

Address: The Old…

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Deirdre (?) Rosebery letter to Peter Townend

Deirdre (?) Rosebery letter to Peter Townend

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Deirdre (?) Rosebery letter to Peter Townend

In which she advises that Harry is away and…

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Diana Cavendish Signed 1972 letter to Peter Townend

Diana Cavendish Signed 1972 letter to Peter Townend
Diana Cavendish Signed 1972 letter to Peter Townend
Diana Cavendish Signed 1972 letter to Peter Townend

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Diana Cavendish Signed 1972 letter to Peter Townend

Diana Grace Angela Cavendish

Peter Townend, was social editor…

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Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Signed 1972 Letter

Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Signed 1972 Letter
Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Signed 1972 Letter
Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Signed 1972 Letter

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Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Signed 1972 Letter

Peter Townend, was social editor…

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Edward Herbert Jessel, 2nd Baron Jessel 1963 Signed Letter

Edward Herbert Jessel, 2nd Baron Jessel  1963 Signed Letter

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Edward Herbert Jessel, 2nd Baron Jessel 1963 Signed Letter

In which he advises Townend that…

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Edward Richard William Stanley, 19th Earl of Derby Signed Letter card

Edward Richard William Stanley, 19th Earl of Derby Signed Letter card

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Edward Richard William Stanley, 19th Earl of Derby Signed Letter card

Addressed to Peter Townend June…

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Felicity Loxton-Peacock (Mother George Osborne) Party acceptance 1965

Felicity Loxton-Peacock (Mother George Osborne) Party acceptance 1965
Felicity Loxton-Peacock (Mother George Osborne) Party acceptance 1965
Felicity Loxton-Peacock (Mother George Osborne) Party acceptance 1965

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Felicity Loxton-Peacock (Mother George Osborne) Party acceptance 1965

In which she accepts Peter Townend's cocktails invitation

Peter…

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Fiona Howard Bent 1964 handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Fiona Howard Bent 1964 handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Fiona Howard Bent 1964 handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which she accepts an invitation

We have…

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Garret Graham Wellesley, 8th Earl of Cowley Viscount Dangan 1990 signed letter

Garret Graham Wellesley, 8th Earl of Cowley Viscount Dangan 1990 signed letter

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Garret Graham Wellesley, 8th Earl of Cowley Viscount Dangan 1990 signed letter

In which he writes…

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George Bingham (8th Earl Lucan?) Signed 1978 Letter

George Bingham (8th Earl Lucan?) Signed 1978 Letter

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George Bingham (8th Earl Lucan?) Signed 1978 Letter

If, as we suspect, George Bingham is the…

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Henrietta Wentworth-Stanley Handwritten 1972 letter to Peter Townend

Henrietta Wentworth-Stanley Handwritten 1972 letter to Peter Townend

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Henrietta Wentworth-Stanley Handwritten 1972 letter to Peter Townend

In which she accepts an invitation

Peter Townend, was…

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Hylton Murray-Philipson Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Hylton Murray-Philipson Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Hylton Murray-Philipson Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Quite possibly Hylton Murray-Philipson of Global Canopy

Peter Townend, was…

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Iona Mary Campbell Duchess of Argyll Signed 1991 letter

Iona Mary Campbell Duchess of Argyll Signed 1991 letter
Iona Mary Campbell Duchess of Argyll Signed 1991 letter
Iona Mary Campbell Duchess of Argyll Signed 1991 letter

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Iona Mary Campbell Duchess of Argyll Signed 1991 letter

In which she congratulates Peter Townend on…

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Jacqumine and Charles Thellusson Handwritten 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

Jacqumine and Charles Thellusson Handwritten 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

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Jacqumine and Charles Thellusson Handwritten 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

In which they accept an invitation

Peter…

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James Ellery (Life Guards) 1972 letter to Peter Townend

James Ellery (Life Guards) 1972 letter to Peter Townend

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James Ellery (Life Guards) 1972 letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation…

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James Stourton 1979 Letter to Peter Townend

James Stourton 1979 Letter to Peter Townend
James Stourton 1979 Letter to Peter Townend
James Stourton 1979 Letter to Peter Townend

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James Stourton 1979 Letter to Peter Townend

In which he regrets that he is unable to…

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James William Stuart Whitmore Sempill, 21st Lord Sempil, Master of Sempill Handwritten letter

James William Stuart Whitmore Sempill, 21st Lord Sempil, Master of Sempill Handwritten letter

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James William Stuart Whitmore Sempill, 21st Lord Sempill Handwritten letter

In which he accepts a drinks…

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Jeremy Brudenell 1980 Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Jeremy Brudenell 1980 Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Jeremy Brudenell 1980 Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation

Possibly this is…

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Jeremy Drax 17/5/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Jeremy Drax  17/5/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax  17/5/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax  17/5/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Jeremy Drax 17/5/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

In which he explains his US Business…

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Jeremy Drax 25/6/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Jeremy Drax  25/6/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax  25/6/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax  25/6/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Jeremy Drax 25/6/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

In which he confirms his US Business…

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Jeremy Drax 11/8/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Jeremy Drax 11/8/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax 11/8/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Jeremy Drax 11/8/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Jeremy Drax 11/8/1987 Signed Letter to Peter Townend

In which he apologises for canceling lunch…

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Joan Turner Comedienne and Singer Signed 1964 Postcard

Joan Turner Comedienne and Singer Signed 1964 Postcard
Joan Turner Comedienne and Singer Signed 1964 Postcard
Joan Turner Comedienne and Singer Signed 1964 Postcard

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Joan Turner Comedienne and Singer Signed 1964 Postcard

In which she invites Peter Townend to dinner

Wiki…

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Joya Logan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

Joya Logan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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Joya Logan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

Daughter of Sir Donald Arthur Logan

Mini Crochets music?

Peter Townend,…

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Julian Metcalfe Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Julian Metcalfe Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Julian Metcalfe Signed Letter to Peter Townend

We think this is the founder of Pret a…

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Juliet Aschan Signed 1963 Postcard

Juliet Aschan Signed 1963 Postcard

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Juliet Aschan Signed 1963 Postcard

In which she accepts an invitation from Peter Townend

Peter Townend, was…

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Justin Cadbury (Cruchfield Manor) Signed Note to Peter Townend

Justin Cadbury (Cruchfield Manor) Signed Note to Peter Townend

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Justin Cadbury (Cruchfield Manor) Signed Note to Peter Townend

Condition: Good

Stockref: EF09/9170407

(Justin Cadbury Signature Autograph)

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Lady Alexander Marquis & Lord Wootton Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Lady Alexander Marquis & Lord Wootton Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Lady Alexander Marquis & Lord Wootton Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which they decline an…

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Lady Anne Mary Somerset Historian 1972 Handwritten Letter

Lady Anne Mary Somerset Historian 1972 Handwritten Letter

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Lady Anne Mary Somerset 1972 Handwritten Letter

In which she writes to Peter Townend declining an…

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Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard

Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard
Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard
Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard

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Lady Monk Bretton Handwritten 1964 Postcard


Sent to Peter Townend, social editor of Tatler


Condition:Corner crease,…

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Lord Crichton 7th Earl Erne 1990 handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

Lord Crichton 7th Earl Erne 1990 handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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Lord Crichton 7th Earl Erne 1990 handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

John Henry Michael Ninian Crichton,…

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Lord Howland (Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford?) Signed Letter Card

Lord Howland (Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford?)  Signed Letter Card

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Lord Howland (Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford?) Signed Letter Card

In which he regrets…

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Lord James Edward Herbrand Russell Signed 1995 letter

Lord James Edward Herbrand Russell Signed 1995 letter

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Lord James Edward Herbrand Russell Signed 1995 letter

Woburn Abbey letterhead.

Peter Townend, was social editor of…

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Lord Quenington & Peter Hicks Beach handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Lord Quenington & Peter Hicks Beach handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Lord Quenington & Peter Hicks Beach handwritten letter to Peter Townend

In which they advise they…

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Michael Groves (cricketer) 1964 Letter to Peter Townend

Michael Groves (cricketer) 1964 Letter to Peter Townend

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Michael Groves 1964 Letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation to dine before…

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Michael McLaren 16/3/1978 Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

Michael McLaren 16/3/1978 Handwritten letter to Peter Townend

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Michael McLaren 16/3/1978 letter to Peter Townend

In which he declines an invitation

We think this is…

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Minnie Churchill Ware House Lyme Regis Signed Letter 2000

Minnie Churchill Ware House Lyme Regis Signed Letter 2000
Minnie Churchill Ware House Lyme Regis Signed Letter 2000
Minnie Churchill Ware House Lyme Regis Signed Letter 2000

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Minnie Churchill Ware House Lyme Regis Signed Letter 2000


In which she writes to Peter Townend…

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Mr Halford Hewitt 1971 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

Mr Halford Hewitt 1971 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

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Mr Halford Hewitt 1971 Handwritten Letter to Peter Townend

In which he accepts an invitation to…

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Olivia Hawke Signed letter to Peter Townend

Olivia Hawke Signed letter to Peter Townend
Olivia Hawke Signed letter to Peter Townend
Olivia Hawke Signed letter to Peter Townend

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Olivia Hawke Signed letter to Peter Townend

On Faygate Place letterhead

In which she thanks Townend for…

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Pamela (Tennant?) Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Pamela (Tennant?) Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Pamela (Tennant?) Signed Letter to Peter Townend
Pamela (Tennant?) Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Pamela (Tennant?) Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Probably Pamela Mary Diana Tennant given the address

Peter Townend,…

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Peter Stanley (New England stud) Signed 1990 letter

Peter Stanley (New England stud) Signed 1990 letter
Peter Stanley (New England stud) Signed 1990 letter
Peter Stanley (New England stud) Signed 1990 letter

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Peter Stanley (New England stud) Signed 1990 letter

In which he writes a letter of thanks…

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Richard Clephane Compton Newby Hall Signed Letter card 1979

Richard Clephane Compton Newby Hall Signed Letter card 1979

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Richard Clephane Compton Newby Hall Signed Letter card 1979

Peter Townend, was social editor of the…

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Robert Waley-Cohen Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Robert Waley-Cohen Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Robert Waley-Cohen Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Robert Waley-Cohen is an entrepreneur and racing enthusiast

In which…

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Sir Nicholas Hickman Ponsonby Bacon Signed Letter to Peter Townend

Sir Nicholas Hickman Ponsonby Bacon Signed Letter to Peter Townend

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Sir Nicholas Hickman Ponsonby Bacon Signed Letter to Peter Townend

In which he regrets missing the…

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Unidentified Adrian Hope Handwritten letter (Linlithgow?)

Unidentified Adrian Hope Handwritten letter (Linlithgow?)

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Unidentified Adrian Hope Handwritten letter (Linlithgow?)

In which he accepts a drinks invitation from Peter Townend

Given…

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Unidentified Adrian Palmer & ? Handwritten Letter 1965

Unidentified Adrian Palmer & ? Handwritten Letter 1965

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Unidentified Adrian Palmer & ? Handwritten Letter 1965

Possibly grandchild of Godfrey Mark Palmer (4 August…

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Unidentified Harry Cazenove (?) Northampton Yeomanry

Unidentified Harry Cazenove (?) Northampton Yeomanry
Unidentified Harry Cazenove (?) Northampton Yeomanry
Unidentified Harry Cazenove (?) Northampton Yeomanry

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Unidentified Harry Cazenove (?) Northampton Yeomanry

On Cazenove letterhead, he writes to Peter Townend declining cocktails.

He…

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Unidentified Lisa de Prudhoe Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

Unidentified Lisa de Prudhoe Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

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Unidentified Lisa de Prudhoe Signed 1980 Letter to Peter Townend

In which she thanks Peter Townend…

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Unidentified Michael Gray (?) 8 Hollywood Mews 1965 Letter

Unidentified Michael Gray (?) 8 Hollywood Mews 1965  Letter

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Unidentified Michael Gray (?) 8 Hollywood Mews 1965 Letter

In which he accepts a cocktail…

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Unidentified Pennant (?) Letter to Peter Townend

Unidentified Pennant (?) Letter to Peter Townend
Unidentified Pennant (?) Letter to Peter Townend
Unidentified Pennant (?) Letter to Peter Townend

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Unidentified Pennant (?) Letter to Peter Townend

Peter Townend, was social editor of the Tatler and…

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Unidentified Virginia Beare (Actress, Holby City?) Handwritten Letter

Unidentified Virginia Beare (Actress, Holby City?) Handwritten Letter

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Unidentified Virginia Beare (Actress, Holby City?) Handwritten Letter

In which she accepts a party invitation

Peter Townend,…

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Venetia Bowman-Vaughan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townsend

Venetia Bowman-Vaughan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townsend

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Venetia Bowman-Vaughan Handwritten Letter to Peter Townsend

In which she accepts an invitation to cocktails

Peter Townend,…

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Victoria Cecil signed letter to Peter Townend

Victoria Cecil signed letter to Peter Townend
Victoria Cecil signed letter to Peter Townend
Victoria Cecil signed letter to Peter Townend

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Victoria Cecil signed letter to Peter Townend

We think this is Lady Victoria Diana Leatham, antiques…

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