Bancroft, Squire (i.e., Butterfield), actor, theatre- and actor-manager (1841-1926). Autograph letter signed.

[London], 14. III. 1882.

8vo. 1 page.


To the writer Charles Allerton: "If a Wednesday in Lent will suit you come tomorrow and ask for Mr. Walter with whom I will leave now [...]".

In the 1880s, Bancroft, alongside his management responsibilities, continued to play leading roles in numerous contemporary plays, as well as in works by Shakespeare, often opposite his wife Effie (née Wilton).

With an embossed vignette of the "Garrick Club" and traces of old mounting on the verso.

Stock Code: BN#61266 Tag: