Letter from Henry Thomas Colebrooke to Lady Smith (nee Belinda Sutherland Colebrooke), 27 January 1824

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Letter from Henry Thomas Colebrooke to Lady Smith (nee Belinda Sutherland Colebrooke). He has received her letters and will forward the one to Emma. William wrote that they would leave the Cape that month but Colebrooke thinks there may be further business to detain them. He has appraised Mr Traill and his brother concerning payments. He writes that Lady C's baby continues to ail and therefore they have gone to Hastings for a change of air. His postscript recommends books to Belinda. Handwritten, dated 27 January 1824.