Autograph Letter Signed to <?> Scott.

Walter Baring
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2 October 1873; Athens.

Diplomat (1844-1915), Secretary of the British Legation at Athens, and scion of the noted banking house. 2 pages, 8vo. In good condition. Presumably written on Scott's appointment as chaplain to the Legation. As Mr Stuart was absent from Athens, Scott's letter of 28 September was opened by Baring. 'It was the first intimation received here of your appointment, though I had heard from Mr Stuart that there was a possibility of your coming out, & the letter which I forward strengthened this opinion.

autograph letter signed to [?] Leveson-Gower,

Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple Blackwood, Marquis of Dufferin and Ava
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1 December 1899, Clandeboye, County Down.

Diplomat and administrator (1826-1902). 2 pp, 12mo. A diplomatic refusal. "Nothing would give me greater pleasure than to enlist under your banner, if I thought there was the slightest chance of my being able to write anything that would suit you.

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