Rosina, Lady Lytton to Miss Becker

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 9/28/A/72
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 ALC/5323
  • Dates of Creation
      21 Jan 1873
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

On the death of her husband. Bulwer -Lytton on 18 Jan. She was inundated with telegrams the day before and with letters today, all with the refrain 'I congratulate you from my heart nay from my very soul'. Her own epitaph for him was 'he died as he had lived a puff adder', and she signs herself as 'Freed woman Lytton'. With envelope.