An autograph manuscript letter sent by William Ponsonby, 2nd Earl of Bessborough to Edmund Burke referring to the 1774 general election for the constituency of Westminister and how the only way to get Ponsonby's nephew Hervey Raymond Morres, 2nd Viscount Mountmorris to "stand down" would be "by shooting him in the head";
[London] 8 September 1774
|Main Creator:||Ponsonby, William, 1704-1793|
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Physical description: 1[ 3pp.]; letter
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|MS 48,413||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|
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