Duke of Devonshire

Belonged to the Whig party. In the Characters of the Court of Queen Anne, written by Macky, the duke is described as `the finest and handsomest gentleman of his time... of nice honour in everything but the paying of his tradesmen.' We have Swift's MS. notes on this book: and he adds to this character the words, `A very poor understanding.'

Note by Heny Craik to Letter 3 from Journal To Stella
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