Autograph letter signed from John West De La Warr to David Garrick [manuscript], ca. 1754? November.

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De La Warr, John West, Earl, 1693-1766,. Autograph letter signed from John West De La Warr to David Garrick [manuscript], ca. 1754? November.

Autograph letter signed from John West De La Warr to David Garrick [manuscript], ca. 1754? November.

Speaks of the first night of Don John, [in The chances, altered by the Duke of Buckingham from Beaumont and Fletcher], probably a reference to the production of 1754-1755.

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