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  • Lord Palmerston;trongly objected to the prince whom the French government;upported; and, almost immediately after acceding to office, ~e wrote a despatch in which he enumerated the various candilates for the queen of Spains hand, including Prince Leopold ~f Saxe-Coburg, a near relation of the prince consort, among the aumber.
  • Moreover, through Bestuzhev's efforts, the credit of the Prussian king (whom he rightly regarded as more dangerous than France) at the Russian court fell steadily, and the vice-chancellor prepared the way for an alliance with Austria by acceding to the treaty of Breslau (1st of November 1743).

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