SHAFTESBURY, Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl. 18408



Autograph Letter Signed ‘Ashley’, to John Buller, rejoicing at the “excellent intelligence”, and arranging a meeting about “the dwellings of the Poor”. 3 pp. 7 x 4 inches, fine. Brighton, 13 April 1849. Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury (1801-85), factory reformer and philanthropist. “Surely, by God’s blessing, something may be done for the dwellings of the Poor.”