MANSFIELD, David Murray, 2nd Earl. 14512



Autograph Letter Signed, discussing a dispute, referring to Mr. P’s behaviour as “exceedingly inconsiderate”, while “Lord Guilford’s Conduct is every way worthy of him…” 1½ pages 9 x 7 inches, fine. Kenwood House, 5 November 1793. David Murray, 2nd Earl of Mansfield (1727-1796), politician, was ambassador to Vienna and then to France in the early years of the American War of Independence, and played a role in sending news of American actions back to England.