Letter – Edward Blackett to Robert Byerley – 12 May 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 May 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Robert Byerley
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Sir                                                                        			May 12

      I am favoured with a letter by your Servt But the <Quack> forgot to Send his Direction <their> must be <..>  I told the patient that his Physician does not in the least question to make a perfect Case.  Provided he do not dye in the <….> which has putt him into such a fright that he dare not so much as look at the outside of the bottle, much less make use of whats within it.  All this family are  humble Servts  To Yr Selfe & Lady & Fmy believe me Yr most faithfull humb[le] Ser[van]t

Robt. Byerley Esq / These/ Goldsborough

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