Letter from Frank Crisp to William Robinson

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Written from Ashurst, Morris, Crisp and Co, 17 Throgmorton Avenue, London EC. Manuscript

He is horrified at finding the picture Robinson has sent him; he asks how Robinson could do such a thing; he would not have dreamed of looking at it if he had thought Robinson would harbour such a thought; ‘though I have mingled for 40 years with men and manners no one has ever yet done me such an exceptional act of kindness’