Downing April 16th 1791
Inclosed are instantly fulfilled the last of yr wishes. 1
The rest shall be completed as soon as possible. I have packed up the print of Mr. Stillingfleet,
a few of
the Yr prints which I return, & 53 heads
my son brought me from Paris in 1789. Please to
keep what you like and return the others. Inclosed is a slate of our account: not sent by way of dun 2
but that we may know how we stand. it must swell much more before it will be worth receiving. I think the first article is right: if you doubt, pray strike it out.
As you run into every odd shop: I shall be vastly happy if you cd
fall on vol [...] of
Churchills collection of voyages
or vol. [...] odd volumes. The
is much wanted for
: the other for
These I mention not as a beggar: but to be put to account: you know my little deserts, so leave it to you to stop yr
bounty when you please.
this days paper I see a
a new system of Natural history publishing by Cadel vol 1st
Pray get from Faulder for me. if neatly done the prints will be of use to both of us: but I will give
opinion of it when it arrives.
I lament that I cannot see yr fair daughters3 & yourself this summer: especially as possibly Mr Storer wd have made one of the party. I am equally grieved that of all things an aberration from the common roads of Great Britain, is the most impossible to Madam Pennant & self
As to myLord de Cholmondely: we nice rustics will allow him every fine quality of the Jack-ass & nothing more.
and as to mi Lord de Cardigan: The usual pains & penalt
yies of unequal matches will probably add ornaments to his coronet.
I am almost sorry that the Idea of the war lessens. I wish that dreadful woman of the north
d, that she may never stir again, even on
crutches. – stained with a husbands blood!!!
surrounding Europe with usurped dominions!!! 7
ing a territory replete with forests of oaks, the magazine of resistless
navies, Which, with her infernal ambition, will make all
Europe bend beneath her yoke!!!
England in pity to the world, in pity to itself, must break her power. ^may the armed neutrality ever remain alta mente repostum: 8 & may the cry of the house echo from every part, DELENDA sit CATHERINA!!! 9