FOSTER, John. 19661



Autograph Letter Signed ‘J.Foster’, to Dr. Price, about the content of the Review, the prices of books advertised, questions about the advertisement tax, and other publishing matters. On an irregular oblong half sheet 4 x 10 inches. Undated. John Foster (1770–1843), Baptist minister and essayist, author of Essays in a Series of Letters to a Friend (1805), On the Evils of Popular Ignorance (1820), and other works. After 1806 Foster was a regular contributor to the Eclectic Review. He hopes “a sufficient number of our readers will like a turn of amusement; content to have less of grave matters in the Number for once; and that other workmen will not be violent in their complaints …”