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MINTO, Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound (1782-1859). Diplomatist & politician; second earl.
Autograph Letter Signed to Melbourne (William Lamb, Second Viscount, 1779-1848, prime minister), 1 page 8ivo, Ham Common, 8 July 1831 Conveying the 'strong opinion' of Dr Chalmers, presumably in a letter no longer present.
'... I believe I ought not to withhold from you, as you are sufficiently aware that I have no wish to influence your decision ...'
Provenance: from a collection formed by A.M. Broadley in 1903.
[No: 24835]

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