Lot 449: Derby, Earl Of



2015-09-16 14:07:20

Lot 449: Derby Earl Of: (1799-1869) British Prime Minister 1852, 1858-59, 1866-68. A.L.S., Derby, One Page, 8Vo, Downing Street, 8Th March 1852, To Baron Brunnow, Marked 'Private'. Derby Returns Some Papers (No Longer Present) To His Correspondent And Remarks 'I Ought Not To Have Detained Them So Long, But You Know, As Well As Anyone, How Constantly I Have Been Occupied For The Last Fortnight'. With Blank Integral Leaf. About Ex Philipp Graf Von Brunnow (1797-1875) Russian Diplomat, Ambassador To London 1840-54 And 1858-74. Derby Had Formed A Minority Government Shortly Before The Date Of The Present Letter, In February 1852, Following The Collapse Of Lord John Russell'S Whig Government.] International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction September 2015 Saturday, 26th September 2015 Estimate: £80-100
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