Item 2 - Extract from letter from Agnes Wickham to Mary Benson

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Extract from letter from Agnes Wickham to Mary Benson


  • 29 Dec 187[5] (Creation)

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Praises Nora Balfour and is sure that Henry Sidgwick 'is very very lucky' [to be engaged to her]. A note initialled by Arthur Sidgwick says that the date given - 29 December 1874 - is a mistake, and should be 1875.

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ADD.MS.c/100/48 - Letter, Jan 1876?, from Henry Sidgwick to his sister, referring to this note.

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