Autograph letter signed.
8vo. ¾ p. on bifolium with integral address panel.
In French to Monsieur Adlung, whom he missed, asking whether he would have supper with him: "Comme vous êtes introuvable peut on diner avec Vous aujourd'hui [...]".
As Governor-General of India (1798-1805) Wellesley conquered Mysore for the British crown in 1799.
Light brownstaining and with very slight ink offsetting.