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Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, Letter to Rev Alford

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, Letter to Rev Alford

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  • Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, Letter to Rev Alford

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Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury, Letter to Rev Alford

Probably dates to 1840s, in which he advises Rev Alford that "he has no sufficiency of means" to assist

Handwritten but unsigned

Wiki: "Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury KG (28 April 1801 - 1 October 1885),[1] styled Lord Ashley from 1811 to 1851 and then Lord Shaftesbury following the death of his father, was a British politician, philanthropist and social reformer. He was the eldest son of Cropley Ashley-Cooper, 6th Earl of Shaftesbury and his wife Lady Anne Spencer, daughter of George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough, and older brother of Henry Ashley (Dorchester MP)."

This item was found in a very large collection of genuine autographs, letters and other ephemera purchased at an auction in Cardiff

Condition: Clipped, tear/hole, glue residues to back

Stockref: EF03/9170407

Autograph Signature