Item 27 - Letter from Richard Bentley to [John Evelyn]

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Add. MS a/238/27


Letter from Richard Bentley to [John Evelyn]


  • 27 Mar. 1693 (Creation)

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1 sheet

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Given to L. P. Dutton by the daughter of the publisher Stevenson & Sons, Chancery Lane.

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Gift of L. P. Dutton, 1979.

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Remembers his promise to Evelyn and Samuel Pepys to publish his sermons and will do so as soon as he is able.

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Published in The Correspondence of Richard Bentley, Master of Trinity College, Cambridge (London: Murray, 1842), vol. i, p. 14.

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A letter from L. P. Dutton accompanies the letter.

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