16613

PITT ON HIS DEATH BED. ANXIOUS ENQUIRY INTO HIS HEALTH

PRATT, John Jeffreys. (Lord Camden)

Autograph Letter address to “Bishop” requesting information on the state of health of William Pitt the Younger who was at that time on his death bed, and died three days later.

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8vo., written both sides, holograph. Signed “Camden”.

£125.00

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John Jeffreys Pratt (Lord Camden) (1759-1840), M.P. for Bath, supporter of Pitt and Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. During Grenville’s Ministry he was a member of the dissident Pittite group. Clearly a lot of anxiety was prevalent in the final days of Pitt’s life.