Letter from Thomas Allsop to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter, the majority of which refers to the revolutionary events in France. Allsop explains the feeling in England presently is that the “moderate party, or in other words the Capitalist & Middle Classes have gained the ascendancy in the elections throughout France”. Allsop makes it clear he is “opposed to such a result” and feels that Owen should “see La Martine” (Lamartine).


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