PEEL, Sir Robert. 18399

£100

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Autograph Letter in the third person (”Mr Robert Peel presents his Compliments to the Chancellor of the Exchequer ….”, declining to serve on a Committee “as Sir Robert Peel has strongly objected to the propriety and practice of a Revision of the Pension List by a Committee of the House of Commons”. 2 pp. 9 x 7 inches, in good condition. Whitehall, 10 December 1837. Sir Robert Peel (1788-1850), Prime Minister 1834-5, 1841-6, who reorganised the police force.