2 autograph letters signed.
Obong 8vo. Altogether (½+1 =) 1½ pp. on 2 ff. On headed paper.
To a Mr. Shepherd: "By all means use my name as a reference. I can write & speak warmly on your behalf if I am applied to [...]" (April 4).
"I didn't hear from the Polyt. people, but I hope you may have been successful without any backing. I send you my best wishes for your marriage, of which you write. I have always had faith in you & in your gifts. You should make a place for yourself among your contemporaries [...]" (April 11).