STRANGFORD, Percy Smythe, 8th Viscount. 20246



Autograph Letter Signed ‘Strangford’, with criticism of The Globe and its coverage of “the Eastern Question” 2 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, neatly inlaid, one small tear repaired. Letter head in Arabic beneath a coronet. 13 January 1867 “The Tory press is very fond of this sort of dodge in foreign politics especially.” Percy Smythe, 8th Viscount Strangford (1826-1869), immersed himself in cultural studies of the Ottoman Empire.