HUME Joseph. 11170

£45

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Autograph Letter Signed, to Dr. Kidd, agreeing with the substance of his petition and referring to his own argument about the corn laws. 1 page 8 x 5 inches, in good condition, traces of mounting on verso. 21 February 1837[?]. Joseph Hume (1777-1855), radical politician and political philosopher. “I had the pleasure to receive your note yesterday, &, on presenting your petition last night, I stated the fact of 600 being then fed from the Public Kitchen as an argument for promoting a change in the laws respecting corn.”