STANLEY, Henry Morton. 19195

£250

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘Henry M.Stanley’, to Harry Foster M.P., about their meeting (on parliamentary business), explaining that “naturally every date depends upon conditions”, but Foster is likely to see Stanley at the House, “if Mrs. Stanley’s health is at all improved”. 1 pages 7 x 5 inches, light stains. 2 Richmond Terrace, Whitehall, 26 January 1898. Sir Henry Morton Stanley (1841-1904), explorer in Africa, led the expedition to find David Livingstone in 1871. Stanley entered Parliament as a Liberal Unionist member for Lambeth North, serving from 1895 to 1900.