Document ReferencePl C 37/5
TitleLetter in French from P. Grandey, London, to John Achard; 22 Dec. 1743
Date22 December 1743
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him for his last letter; hopes that the lot of 'our two young people' will be happy; is looking forward to seeing Achard in London as he will be able to help with the business with regard to Oxford or elsewhere; Sir George [Savile, 8th Baronet] sent yesterday for news of 'Mylord Duc' [2nd Duke of Portland?], and will only listen to Achard's advice; the pictures of 'the old Dahl' will be sold next month; Mr Ogle is ill with gout and was visited by Dr Mead; his brother and sister send their best wishes; wishes for news of the health of the duke.
Termmedical conditions, gout
art, pictures, Dahl
Related MaterialFurther correspondence from the writer to John Achard can be found in the Portland Collection in Nottingham University Library, reference Pw C.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8508Savile; George (1726-1784); 8th Baronet; succ. 1743; M.P. Yorkshire 1758-17831726-1784
NA1046Bentinck; William (1709-1762); 2nd Duke of Portland1709-1762
NA40647Ogle; - (fl 1743-1748); Mr; executor of the will of George Savile 7th Baronetfl 1743-1748
NA40651Mead; - (fl 1740-1743); Dr; medical doctorfl 1740-1743
NA40650Grandey; P. (fl 1744-1753); Mrfl 1744-1753
NA1049Achard; John (-1770); tutor to 2nd Duke of Portland-1770
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