Author:WAGER, Charles, Sir) PULTENEY, William, Sir) RUSSELL, John, Fourth Duke of Bedford) BEAUCLERK, Vere, Charles, Second Duke of St. Albans)

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Original Letters to an Honest Sailor

By: WAGER, Charles, Sir) PULTENEY, William, Sir) RUSSELL, John, Fourth Duke of Bedford) BEAUCLERK, Vere, Charles, Second Duke of St. Albans)

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Publisher: R. Thomas, London, 0,:

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(WAGER, Charles, Sir, RUSSELL, John, et al.). Original Letters to an HonestSailor. London : Printed for R. Thomas, [1746?]. Pp. 84. 8vo, brown cloth spine with patterned brown paper covered boards, all edges specked red, gilt title to spine. A selection of letters from a variety of influential English MPs and figures in the Royal Navy, written during England's conflict with Spain in the West Indies, between 1739 and 1745. A large number of the letters are written either to or from Sir Charles Wager, who served as the First Lord of the Admiralty from 1733 to his death in 1742. Other prominent f... View more info