16008

IMPORTANT POLITICAL LETTER ON NEGOTIATIONS WITH FRANCE 1724

STANHOPE, William (Lord Harrington)

Fine autograph letter written to the Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, in which he forwards dispatches received from the Prime Minister’s brother Horatio Walpole in The Hague, and forwards copy of a letter he has written to the French envoy on the important subject of the Peace Treaty for Walpole’s approval or comment before sending. He then discusses the various options and pitfalls of the ongoing negotiations for peace.

Published
Whitehall

Description
4to., 4 pages, approx. 800 words, holograph, signed ñHarringtonî, has been folded for sending with minor splitting.

£800.00

SKU: 16008

Product Description

Not published until a copy included in William Coxe’s ñMemoirs of the life & Administration of Sir Robert Walpoleî, London 1798.