Letter – Michael Blackett to John Basire – 12 Oct 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Oct 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Basire
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle 8ber the 12: 1678

Mr Jno Bas<ire>


I have Rec[ieve]d all your notes but Could not give you a satisfactory Answer till this night by Reason of my fathers absence for Could not gett a perusall of his books till this day and I finde he Returned you just as you say £403-7-10 the Last yeare and noe more, wch is the needfull att present from MB

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