CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 1160/20/251
TitleTwo letters: H. F. du Bourg and O. Voutier to Thomas Gordon
Date24 October 1823
Extent1 item
DescriptionMS 1160/20/251/1: Letter [in French] from H. F. du Bourg, Paris to Thomas Gordon, Cairness. Claims that Gordon has misunderstood Voutier's motives for his return from Greece. Refers to Justin's manuscript, to a work about Greece being published by Voutier and another one that du Bourg has just finished writing.

MS 1160/20/251/2: Letter [in French; damaged; appended to MS 1160/20/251/1] from [O. Voutier, Paris] to Thomas Gordon, Cairness. He is hurt that Gordon has misunderstood him, forgetting Voutier's resolution not to abandon the just cause of Greece. Tries to excuse the faults of the Greeks and claims that they have already improved considerably. Also discusses English interests in the light of Greek independence. [24 October 1823]
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