Letter from H. Thompson [Henry Thompson] [to William Robinson]

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Written from the Athenaeum Club, Pall Mall [London]. Manuscript

He invites Robinson to a small dinner, of eight, his usual number of men; most guests come in rough morning dress as they smoke; they tend to be altogether ‘sans façons’

There are two dates on the letter, 31 Jan 1879 and 1 Feb 1879