Life And Letters Of Maria Edgeworth/Volume 1/Letter 62
MARIA to MRS. EDGEWORTH.
ALLENSTOWN, May-day, 1806.
Dr. Beaufort, tell Charlotte, saw Sir Arthur Wellesley at the Castle: handsome, very brown, quite bald, and a hooked nose. He could not travel with Lady Wellesley; he went by the mail. He had overstayed his leave a day. She travelled under the care of his brother, the clergyman.