Fred Wroe to Lydia [Becker]

Scope and Content

Wroe was great uncle to Lydia. To say he is sending her Tytler's work 'which ranks very high in this department of literature' (Tytler's main work was his 'History of Scotland' which occupied him for eighteen years 1828-46. He also published 'England under the reign of Edward V1 and Mary'). 19 Feb - no year (He is mentioned in a letter from Mrs Cleminshaw, née Wroe, Mar 1887, but he probably sent Lydia the book in her young days, 1845-1850).