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Letters from Arthur Wellesley [2nd Duke of Wellington]

c. 1852


Letters from Arthur Wellesley [2nd Duke of Wellington]


c. 1852

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Two letters to Richard Ford, 11 Dec 1852 and nd, regarding the Duke of Wellington's Golden Fleece, Lord Raglan, William Stirling and regarding matters at the Royal Academy. One letter to Sir Edward Hamley [?], 1 Apr 1877, on the subject of dancing. One letter to 'Colonel Hare', regarding trout fishing and Hare's thanks for recommendations made by Wellesley.

Includes a printed engraving of and anecdote relating to Arthur Wellesley, nd; overleaf a printed obituary of Lord Westbury, 21 Jul 1873. notice of will and bequests, 30 Aug 1873, and anecdotes, Jun 1889.

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