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Feb. 29. Lord Clancarty to Lord Stewart, on the Baden and

Bavarian question . . . .190

Droit de Garnison de Mayence—Proposition de l'Au-

triche . . . . .193

Droit de Garnison de Mayence—Contre-Proposition

Prussienne . . . . 194

Mar. 11. Mr. B. Frere to Lord Castlereagh, representing the con-

duct of the Austrian 'Internuncio, and suggesting that

it may arise from the desire of Austria to obtain the

annexation of Ragusa to her dominions; and conse-

quently anticipating little assistance from him in press-

ing the accession of the Porte to the treaty respecting

the Seven Islands . . . .195

27. Lord Burghersh to Lord Castlereagh, adverting to the

general dissatisfaction of the people to the Papal Go-

vernment; and recommending for our Consular de-

partment a person qualified to take charge of all the

inferior agents . . . . .196

31. Lord Clancarty to Lord Castlereagh, transmitting several

letters: . . . . . .197

17. Baron de Nagell to the Earl of Clancarty, complain-

ing that Prussia had not given up certain districts,

agreeably to the Treaty of Vienna . .198

21. Lord Clancarty to the Baron de Humboldt, on the

subject of the preceding letter . . .199

22. Lord Clancarty to the Baron de Nagell, transmitting

copy of a private letter written by him to Baron de

Humboldt for the purpose of being sent to Prince

Hardenberg ..... 203

25. Baron de Humboldt to Lord Clancarty, discussing the

subject of the preceding correspondence . . 205

26. Lord Clancarty to Baron de Humboldt, on the same

subject ..... 210

April 1. The Due d'Otrante to Lord Castlereagh, repeating his

application for permission to come with his family to

England; and transmitting copy of his letter to the

Duke of Wellington, with enclosure: . .213

Feb. 1. Le Due d'Otrante au Due de Wellington, on the
events which preceded and followed the 20th of
March, 1815 . . . . . ib.
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April 4. Lord Cathcart to Lord Castlereagh, referring to a cir-
cular to the Russian Ambassadors, proving the pacific
intentions of the Emperor; adverting to a Convention
concluded at Munich, for settling the whole territorial
question between Bavaria and Austria, and to the pro-
vision proposed for Prince Eugene; and briefly de-
scribing the celebration of the anniversary of march-
ing into Paris in 1814 .... 241

6. Mr. Bagot to Lord Castlereagh, transmitting papers rela-

tive to the etiquette to be observed on presentations

to the President . . . . .242

13. M. Gallais to Mr. Quintin Craufurd, containing reflec-

tions on the removal of the statues of Mirabeau, Con-

dorcet, &c, from the Luxembourg, and enclosing

papers relative to the state of Paris, and to the ani-

mosity manifested in France against the English; and

relating a singular story concerning the gardener of

Charenton ..... 244

15. Lord Castlereagh to Mr. a Court; the subject not men-

tioned, but probably relating to the proposed provision

for Prince Eugene .... 252

May 4. Baron Wessenbcrg to the Earl of Clancarty, referring to

the result of discussions between Austria and Prussia 253

24. Mr. G. W. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, relative to the

licentiousness of the Belgian press . . . ib.

28. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Cathcart, referring to the

Baden and Bavarian question, and to the expediency

of making the Slave Trade and the question of the

Barbary Powers go hand in hand; and bespeaking
the Emperor of Russia's attention to reasonable claims
of indulgence on the part of the Shah of Persia . 254

June 4. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Clancarty, referring to the

Bavarian and Baden question, and notifying his ap-

pointment to the embassy at the Hague . . 256

13. Sir Charles Stuart to Lord Castlereagh, referring to the

case of Count Toreno and other Spaniards arrested at

Paris . . . . .257

20. Lord Cathcart to Lord Castlereagh, referring to the
f^tes on the occasion of the departure of the Prince of
Orange with his bride .... ib.

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June 26. Mr. B. Frere to Mr. W. Hamilton, adverting to cabals

in the Ionian Islands, and his relations with M. d'lta-

linsky, the Russian Ambassador to the Porte, with

enclosures: ..... 258

22. M. d'ltalinsky to Mr. B. Frere, relative to notes

passing between them .... 259

25. Mr. B. Frere to M. le Chevalier d'ltalinsky objecting to

the tenourof an instruction given to his Chancellerie ib.

July 9. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Clancarty, on the state of the

negociations relative to Beauharnois and Baden . 260

12. Mr. G. W. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, referring to a

Memorial by M. de Hogendorp, President of the

Council of State, which had given great offence to the

other Ministers ..... 262

1-13. Lord Cathcart to Lord Castlereagh, communicating ob-

servations on the Emperor Alexander's apparent dis-

position of mind and general sentiments . . 263

Prince Esterhazy to Lord Castlereagh, transmitting a

Prussian Memorial, with enclosure: . . 267

June 27. Prince Metternich to Prince Esterhazy, animadverting

on the view taken by Lord Clancarty of the claim

of Austria to the surplus revenue of the posts in

the Netherlands . . . .268

July 16. Lord Castlereagh to Sir Charles Stuart, referring to a

rescript of the Emperor of Russia's relative to the

state of France . . . . .269

26. Mr. Frere to Lord Castlereagh, communicating intelli-

gence received from M. d'ltalinsky respecting Parga

and the continental districts ceded to the Porte by the

Treaty of 1800 . . . . .270

Aug. 7. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Clancarty and Lord Stewart,

remarking on the despatches just received from them

in the shape of notes, on the Baden claim and the

nature of the indemnity to be awarded; on the Beau-

harnois point; on the disposal of Lucca; and on intel-

ligence from Russia . . . .271

8. Sir Charles Stuart to Lord Castlereagh, informing him

that several Russian officers lately arrived at Paris

were employed in obtaining and copying all the maps

placed in the Depot de la Guerre by the late Govern-

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ment, which relate to the countries between the Rus-

sian frontier and India .... 276

Aug. 9. Lord Castlereagh to Sir Charles Stuart, transmitting an
official letter from Lord Bathurst, covering one from
the Duke of York, calling upon him for explanations
upon certain points of Sir Robert Wilson's represen-
tation of his conduct .... ib.

11. Count Capo d'Istrias to Lord Castlereagh—a letter of

compliment . . . . .278

11. The Hon. Charles Bagot to Lord Castlereagh, reporting

the state of his negociation concerning the Fisheries . ib.

21. Intelligence from Paris received from Sir C. Stuart, and

probably furnished by M. Gallais, including a spirited

vindication of England against the rancorous invectives

of the French newspapers . . . 280

24. Mr. Edward Thornton to Lord Castlereagh, describing an

interview with the King of Sweden, and the striking

decline of his mental faculties . . . 282

16-28. Lord Catch cart to Lord Castlereagh, relating chiefly to

his communications with the Emperor before his de-

parture for Warsaw; and adverting to various points

connected with the internal administration of the

empire which diminish his popularity . . 283

Sept. 1. The Hon. Charles Bagot to Lord Castlereagh, applying

for instructions on a question concerning the Indians,

signifying that he has no prospect of bringing the

convention respecting the Fisheries to a conclusion

before October, and assigning what he conceives to be
the reasons for delay .... 284

5. Mr. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, informing him of the

strong remonstrances made by Austria and France

against the licentiousness of the Belgian press . 286

6. Lord Castlereagh to Mr. a Court, conveying some sup-

plementary instructions relative to Sicilian affairs . 287

6. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Stewart, on the reversion of

the duchies of Parma and Guastalla, expressing his

wish to bring Austria to a decision on that point, and

explaining his object in framing his despatches on the

Sicilian question . . . .288

6. Lord Castlereagh to Lord Clancarty, respecting a projet

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for effecting a contiguity in the Bavarian provinces,

and explaining a mistake of the Bavarian Minister's

relative to his (Lord Castlereagh's) reception of it . 289

Sept. 6. Lord Castlereagh to the Duke of Wellington, expressing

his desire to secure the reversion of Parma to Spain;

transmitting a copy of his letter, in answer to Sir

Charles Stuart's, on the reduction of the Allied force

in France, and his intention to awaken the Govern-

ment of the Netherlands to the danger of suffering

their press and territory to be the instruments of

general mischief ..... 290

9. Mr. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, informing him that the

project of a law was preparing for restraining the

license of the Belgian press . . . 292

11. Count Fernan-Nunez to Lord Castlereagh, transmitting

a translation of the last despatches received from his

Cabinet, with enclosure: . . . . 293

Nouvelles revues a Londres le 13 Septembre, relative

to American affairs .... 294

13. Mr. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, informing him that the

law for checking the license of the press was on that

day proposed to the Second Chamber of the States-

General, and describing its principal features . 295

14. Mr. Rose to Lord Castlereagh, soliciting a dormant leave

of absence, on account of the precarious state of his

father's health . . . . .296

15. Lord Clancarty to Lord Castlereagh, assuring him that

he shall have great pleasure in receiving Lord G. Sey-

mour's son as an altacM upon his working staff . 297

26. Lord Cathcart to Lord Castlereagh, relating exclusively

to Russian affairs .... ib.

27. Mr. Chad to Lord Castlereagh, reporting the substance

of a conversation with M. de Nagell; and representing

the entire satisfaction expressed by the French Am-

bassador at the proposed law respecting the press . 299

30 Lord Castlereagh to Count Capodistrias, on the result of

the deliberations relative to the Slave Trade and the

Barbary States . . . . .300

Oct. 13. Lord Castlereagh to Mr. Hamilton, recommending that
the dispersion of the Cabinet should be alleged for

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