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OF

SARAH

DUCHESS OF MARLBOROUGH,

AND OF THE

COURT OF QUEEN ANNE.

BY MRS. A. T. THOMSON,

AUTHORESS OF

“ MEMOIRS OF THE COURT OF HENRY THE EIGHITH,"
“ LIFE OF SIR WALTER RALEIGH," &c.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

LONDON:
HENRY COLBURN, PUBLISHER,

GREAT MARLBOROUGH STREET.

MDCCCXXXIX.

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LONDON:

PRINTED BY IBOTION AND PALMER,

SAVOY STAXET.

CONTENTS

OF THE SECOND VOLUME.

CHAPTER 1.

Character of Lord Peterborough-Of Lord Montague-

Marriage of the Lady Mary Churchill with Lord Monthermer-Character and success of her husband—The violence of party spirit at this era—Conduct of the Duchess in politics-Her dislike to Lord Rochester-His characterPreferment of Harley to the secretaryship—Views originally entertained by Marlborough and Lord GodolphinAnecdote of Lord Wharton at Bath-A proof of political rancour

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CHAPTER II.

Conduct of Lord Sunderland-Influence of the Duchess

understood at foreign courts—Anecdote of Charles the Third of Spain

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