Brownlow North

North, Brownlow

Bishop of Winchester (1741-1820). Letter signed ("B. Winchester"). Farnham Castle. 28.01.1813. 4to. 1 p.
$ 356 / 350 € (82342/BN53340)

To a breeder, requesting ducks: "Sir, I this morning Received the Turkey Cock, and also a Muscovey Drake very safe, And have now to request you to send me one Drake and three Ducks of the true Roan breed as you stated in your Letter received this Morning. And also to send two Muscovey Ducks [...]". - Somewhat creased and brownstained. A strip of old mounting tape on verso.

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