William Ewart Gladstone letter

Scope and Content

Address: Hawarden, North Wales. To Sir Joshua Walmsley. Replying to his request for a portrait of Gladstone. 'I am haunted by the belief that I am under a prior engagement'.
Autograph, with signature.


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Related Material

Walmsley's original letter is held by the British Library: ref Add.MS.44416.f.76