Letters To `Ivy’ From The First Earl Of Dudley



Publisher: London, Longmans, 1905. First edition
Description: pp396, 4 plates; 8vo, cloth. A little foxing, very good

Letters from John William Ward, Earl of Dudley, written in the early 1800s.The letters, both filial and romantic, are to Helen D’Arcy Stewart, an older woman, and the wife of the intellectual Dugald Stewart. Dudley served as Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs in the Canning government, and writes of all the political and social events of the day

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