A.L.s., Chancery Lane, London

Scope and Content

Outlines a 'joke' he is to play on an acquaintance which involves sending a letter on Castlereagh's Office paper advising him he is to be arrested for holding a 'private nocturnal deistical society. Asks JWW to send him an account of the reaction to the letter. Asks for news of Herschel, the Analytical Society [started by ECFB in 1812], examinations and mutual acquaintances.

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