CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Frederick, Duke of York, to General Jacob de Budé concerning his brothers Princes Adolphus, Augustus and Edward, and his own desire to return to England.
Date3 August 1786
WriterYork and Albany, Frederick, Duke of
AddresseeBudé, Jacob de, General
DescriptionThe Duke writes that he has good reports of Prince Adolphus and Prince Augustus at Göttingen, and that the King has given Prince Edward the command of the regiment of Guards at Hanover, but still needs an increase in his allowance. The Duke himself intends to ask permission to return to England at the end of October; he has bought land in Yorkshire from Lord Galway and is thus all the more anxious to come home.
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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