Author:SIR PERCY CLAUDE SPENDER

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1953 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT LETTER BY NOTED AUSTRALIAN DIPLOMAT, POLITICIAN AND JURIST

By: SIR PERCY CLAUDE SPENDER

Price: $385.99

Publisher: WASHINGTON DC USA, 1953

Seller ID: 00MV781

Condition: Very Good


On offer is a super Australia interest ALS by Sir PERCY [Claude] SPENDER [1897-1985] Australian diplomat, politician and jurist. Spender entered politics in 1937 when he was elected to the House of Representatives. He held the seat until his resignation from federal politics in 1951. He represented the United Australia Party and, from 1944, the Liberal Party. Upon Menzies return to power in 1949 Spender was made Minister for External Affairs (19 December 1949 - 26 April 1951) and Minister for External Territories. Spender's greatest influence on Australian politics occurred during this period.... View more info