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Sundry correspondence: letters from Charles Pelham Villiers (1802-1898)

Charles Pelham Villiers was a British lawyer and Liberal (and later Liberal Unionist) politician from the Villiers family who sat in the House of Commons from 1835 to 1898, making him the longest-serving Member of Parliament (MP). Pelham Villiers also holds the distinction of the oldest candidate to win a parliamentary seat, at the age of 93. He is noted as being the voice in parliament of the free trade movement.

See also The Rushbrooke Collection for further correspondence between Villiers and members of the Rothschild family.

Private papers (non-Rothschild): Villiers correspondence, 1866-1876

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Correspondence of the British lawyer and politician Charles Pelham Villiers with members of the Rothschild family.