NOTED AUTHOR AND CO-FOUNDER OF THE BOY SCOUTS, ERNEST SETON-THOMPSON
SETON-THOMPSON, ERNEST. (1860-1946). English-born Canadian-American author, wildlife artist and illustrator; one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America. Autograph Letter Signed, “Ernest Seton-Thompson”. One full page, octavo. “144 Fifth Ave., B-4”, New York, January 10, 1900. Very fine condition. To “Dear Miss Cromwell”. Seton writes: “Yours of 9th in hand. My essay is The Picturesque Side of Wild Animals. I accept with pleasure your kind invitation to lunch. Yours cordially, Ernest Seton-Thompson. [P.S.] I shall arrive just before the lecture next time?”.