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The Letter that Nelson Kissed?

Posted by Jacqui Livesey, on February 19th, 2013

‘It could compromise me completely.’ The Queen of Naples writes to Emma Hamilton, June 1798. This letter was sent, in June 1798, from Maria Carolina the Queen of Naples to Emma Hamilton, wife of Sir William Hamilton, the British Ambassador to Naples. Later that year, after Horatio Nelson’s destruction of the French fleet at Aboukir... Become A Member

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