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Letter 521: MR BELFORD TO MISS HOWE

  Thursday, Sept. 28.  Madam, I do myself the honour to send you with This, according to my promise ( a ) , copies of the posthumous letters written by your exalted friend. These will be accompanied with other letters, particularly a copy … Continue reading

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Letter 520: COLONEL MORDEN TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Tuesday, Sept. 26.  Dear Sir, I cannot help congratulating myself as well as you, that we have already got thro’ with the family every article of the Will, where they have any concern. You left me a discretional power, in many instances; and, … Continue reading

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Letter 519: Colonel Morden to John Bedford

Sat. Sept. 23.  Dear Sir, I am very sorry, that any-thing you have heard I have said should give you uneasiness. I am obliged to you for the letters you have communicated to me; and still further for your promise to … Continue reading

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Letter 471: From Mr. Belford to Mr. Robert Lovelace

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Letter 470: From Robert Lovelace to John Belford

  Wedn. morn. Sept. 6.  And is she somewhat better? —Blessings upon thee without number or measure! Let her still be better and better! Tell me so at least, if it be notso: For thou knowest not what a joy that poor temporary reprieve, … Continue reading

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