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Benjamin Disraeli - Lord Beaconsfield -Prime Minister of Queen Victoria - Signed autograph letter to Thomas Chapman - Dated envelope - 1840

Rare and beautiful confidential business letter from the future Prime Minister of Queen Victoria.
with envelope dated parliament "One Penny - Post Paid 1840", red wax seal on the back and postal mark.
addressed to Thomas Chapman-Bank.

(Translation )
Communal room
February 19, 1840
"My Dear Sir,
Upon receipt of your last letter, I addressed myself, as you suggested, to your father. I regret to inform you that I have not received a response from him. He was however aware of my agreement with Sir J. Mash, entirely favorable to my interests being now legally inoperative. Trusting his courtesy, I am anxious to close this deal. It is of the utmost importance that he does not imagine for a moment that I was making fun of him during the negotiations. I spoke mainly to save time and I really had no intention of carrying out my plans.
Today, about a week later, I received the attached paper from your brother, which I must say surprised me.
I have such confidence in you and in your father's lofty character that I cannot for a moment allow myself to suppose that he would laugh at me on such an important matter. He was otherwise entitled to decide on his own conduct as he deemed it proper. However, being fully aware of the position in which I now find myself regarding these amnesties, I do not want to believe that he adopted measures which, while allowing me to make unfounded anticipations, prevented me to act more effectively in other sectors.
I would be personally grateful if you could reply to me frankly by return mail.

(signed) B DISRAELI

Benjamin Disraeli, Lord Beaconfield (1804-1881), Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1868 then 1874-1880), he conferred on Queen Victoria the title of Empress of India and received the title of Lord Beaconfield as a reward.
He lived in his mansion at Hughenden in Buckinghamshire until his death.


#uk first minister , #QueenVictoria

Professional seller. clearly identified
CNE France Certificate of Authenticity provided on request
Delivery in rigid cardboard envelope
by Registered Mail with Acknowledgment of Receipt and Insurance included.

Object Autograph letter signed (ALS)
Number of Books 1
Subject History, Manuscripts
Author/ Illustrator Benjamin Disraeli - Lord Beaconsfield -Prime Minister of Queen Victoria
Book Title Signed autograph letter to Thomas Chapman - Dated envelope
Condition Very good
Publication year oldest item 1840
Edition 1st Edition
Language English
Original language Yes
Binding/ Material Single page
Number of pages 4
Dimensions 23×19 cm
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