Sharp, Evelyn, British suffragist (1869-1955). 2 autograph letters signed.

[London], January 1914.

8vo. Altogether (3+1 =) 4 pp. on 3 ff.


To John Henderson, Secretary of the National Liberal Club: "I very much regret that I cannot accept your invitation to dinner on January 15. Until the Liberal Party shows some signes of returning to its high traditions of freedom and self-government, I feel that the only way a woman should enter the National Liberal Club is with a stone in her hand [...]" (11. I.).

"I am sorry. When your colleagues have given me my vote I promise you I will come and speak for you. Until then, I could only come as an enemy - with stones in my hand [...]" (13. I.).

On stationery with black border.

Stock Code: BN#31813 Tag: