Bonhams : POLITICS, LAW and ROYALTY Collection of autograph letters etc.,
POLITICS, LAW and ROYALTY Collection of autograph letters etc.,

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Lot 158
POLITICS, LAW and ROYALTY
Collection of autograph letters etc.,

Sold for £ 1,375 (€ 1,590) inc. premium
POLITICS, LAW and ROYALTY
Collection of autograph letters etc., by Princess Amelia, youngest and favourite daughter of George III (to "My Lord" [John Moore, Archbishop of Canterbury], a touching letter of thanks for his kindness to her "on the late occasion" [presumably her instruction and confirmation by the Archbishop on 24 December 1799]: "Whenever I think of those few days You were at Windsor it gives Me great pleasure. They were very Awfull to Me but I have found great comfort from them – much of which I attribute to You Kind Manner at that time", Queen's House, 19 February 1800), W.E. Gladstone (a long and important letter of 1836 discussing the scheme of national education in Ireland), Lazare Carnot (document signed as minister of war during the Revolution), Giuseppe Garibaldi (letter signed), John Taylor Coleridge and others of his circle, Samuel Romilly, Lord Salisbury (group), Robert Peel and other Victorian ministers and others
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