Document ReferenceBu 2/39
TitleLetter from -, 20B Savile Row, London to A. Buchanan; 4 Apr 1858.
Date4 April 1858
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionHopes he is happy to go to Madrid and for Lyons to go to Naples; does not know reason for Lord Howden's removal but thinks he wished to move to Vienna; comments on political affairs in England with reference to Palmerston, Clarendon and Cowley and damage done to the Anglo-French alliance; mentions the resignation of Lord Stratford [Canning] at Constantinople; speculates it may be because he did not like working for Malmesbury; speculates on the chances of Lord Derby, Lord Palmerston and the Duke of Newcastle.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Naples
appointments, diplomatic, Madrid
politics, British
appointments, political
appointments, diplomatic, Vienna
appointments, diplomatic, Constantinople

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