[dateline] London July 13 1781
By the direction of our Mutual Friend Mr. Jennings I have sent to Ostend to the Care
of Messrs. Theodoor Van Moorsel & Co. there, a Small packadge of Books Viz: Two Parliamentary
Registers. The principles of Law and Goverment,1
and (by Mistake) a Novell called the Revolution2
which I was not apprized of untill too late.
You will also find 2 large 4to. Volumes of the Memoirs of Thos. Hollis Esqr. sent
you by a Friend to Man.3
2 Small Pamphlets called the Means of National defence by a Free Militia
those I beg your Acceptance of. One also by a Friend5
of these you may have as Many as you please if you think they will be acceptable
to your Friends.
Be pleased to know that the friend Edmond Jenings takes the liberty to assure you,
Sir that I am allways at your command Yr. very huml. Servt.