COBDEN, Richard. 13861



Autograph Letter Signed, to “My dear Slagg”, asking for an English translation of an article in a Madrid newspaper, mentioning Willie’s engagement and other family news. 3½ pages 7 x 4½ inches, old repairs to second leaf, final page dust stained, lightly tipped on to part of an album page. Midhurst, 13 January 1863. Richard Cobden (1804-65), economist and politician, known as the Apostle of Free Trade.