Catalogue description Marlborough papers

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Details of DE/P/F206
Reference: DE/P/F206
Title: Marlborough papers

Copies, in hands of Mary, Countess Cowper, of various writings of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough, relating to her quarrel with Queen Anne, including: an account of a conversation with the Queen when it appeared plainly that she did not intend to keep her promise to the Duchess to let her resign her employment to her children; an account of Mrs Masham's ingratitude to the Duchess, "but not a tenth part of what has happened" [including copies of letters exchanged between the Duchess and Mrs Masham]; and an account of Mrs Masham's taking the Duchess's lodgings at Kensington

Date: C1708-14
Related material:

[See also DE/P/F63, containing letters to Lord and Lady Cowper from the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough]

Held by: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Physical description: 1 Volume

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