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Letter written from Howick

Personal finance; health of Countess Grey; about Miss Kemble, the actress, with memories of Mrs Siddons and Miss O'Neill; success of Henry Grey, Lord Howick, in the House of Commons.

Letter written from Howick

Family news; politics; news of Howick: 'there is a sort of strike amongst the Hinds -a class of labourers whose condition has always appeared to me to be the beau ideal of the situation of a labouring peasant. They object to what is called bo...

Letter

Family news; Augustus Stapleton to be the biographer of George Canning.

Letter

Family news from Howick: 'Tell Mary what I am sure will make her happy that Henry wrote Car word that Mr Wood had spoken very well indeed the other night. I am so pleased when I hear our own people praised...' No date.

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Trying to persuade her not to give as much as £4000 to Dr Wadham; suggesting that she asks advice of 1st Viscount Halifax before paying such a large sum.

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