SHEPHERD, Mary Freeman. 11001

£150

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘M.Freeman Shepherd’, addressed ‘My Dear Madam’, regretting that her correspondent’s indisposition prevents Miss Shepherd from “enjoying this day the advantages of Dr Clarke’s edifying & instructive Conversation”, suggesting to her a medical prescription which had reduced pain following “a most severe fall on the Knee”. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, in good condition. 18 December 1809. Uncommon. Mary Freeman Shepherd, Roman Catholic friend of Charles Wesley, the musician. “Miss Wesley will be much pained at not meeting the Doctor and with me will still more grieve at the sad Cause of our mutual disappointment.”