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CHAPTER I
PUBLIC LATTERS 1838-1840

" Mehemet Ali and the Five Powers"; but it will suffice to give a later and more elaborate dissertation on the subject, printed in the Examiner of Dec.
15th, 1839

Egypt and the Eastern Question.
Nov. 18, 1839
SIR,
When I addressed to you, several weeks back, my observations on the imprudence of our Ministerial threats against the Autocrat of Egypt, I scarcely expected that he, consummate politician as he is, would so speedily have demonstrated, to those who govern in Constantinople, their true, prime and vital interests. It now appears, however, that Mehemet Ali has persuaded his late adversaries, under the banner of the same prophet, that the safety of the Ottoman empire depends on peace and union with him. Nothing would so certainly and instantaneously have dismembered it as the attack of England on Egypt. I say of England ; for neither France nor Russia would have co-operated to a larger extent than a sheet of paper. But each would have awaited the crippling of our inadequate fleet; the one to seize on Constantinople, the other on Rhodes and Cyprus, forming such an alliance with Mehemet Ali as should exclude us from the Red Sea and the Euphrates.
We are rather too presumptuous in our contempt of Asiatic politicians. In private life we have always been among the most prudent and honest of nations: in public we are very far from the most prudent; and if there be one behind us a few paces in the path of honesty, thanks are due to Louis Philippe, who certainly has the graciousness not to outstep us ... somewhat such thanks indeed as
" T. Annuo Lucano beneficio Neronis fama servata."
The perfidy of the French Government, throughout the civil war of Spain, could leave on the mind of no wary politician an idea of sincerity in the alliance; and its late impudence in demanding the evacuation of Passages shows only an inclination for a momentary quarrel. No other answer ought to have been given than this brief one:-" Whenever Spain requires it, we evacuate the village ; not before." It became the French Government, the same under Louis

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