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The Dennis Wheatley 'Museum' - The Early Years

An indenture granting 'Ready Money' Wheatley a lease

An indenture signed and sealed by the Duke of Westminster and the Earl of Shaftesbury granting 'Dennis Wheatley' a 12 year lease on 12 Blackburnes Mews off Grovesnor Square, dated 24th June 1902

This magnificent document measures 29" x 22"

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'Ready Money' Wheatley was a typical Victorian entrepreneur, and set up his sons in associated businesses.

This indenture is possibly made out to DW's Uncle Dennis, but is much more likely to be made out to 'Ready Money' himself.

It was retained in DW's personal papers until his death.

Provenance:Formerly in the collection of Brian Howell