HHM Herbert Earl of Carnarvon to Rev George Butler

Scope and Content

Photocopy of letter. Thanks him for sending his Latin Sermon which he much enjoyed reading.

Administrative / Biographical History

Written from Pixton Park, Dulverton. See also letter of JB to her son Stanley 15 Sep 1878 in which she tells him that his Papa has been asked 'to preach the Latin sermon at the University Church for the opening of the term ... Papa will look very sweet and dignified in the University pulpit, enunciating pure and faultless Latin'. Biog: Herbert, Henry Howard Molyneux, 4th Earl of Carnarvon (1831-90)