[dateline] Leyden 19th. March 1782
[salute] Honorable Sir
[salute] I am with the sincerest and most perfect regard, Sir, Your Excellency’s Most obedient and very humble Servant
[dateline] Amsterdam 20th March 1782
[salute] Accept of my particular thanks, Sir, for the affectionate and obliging manner in which You have made the Communication and believe me to be, with sincere Esteem and great Respect, Sir, your most obedient & most humble Servant.
[dateline] Hotel First Bible
Wednesy night 10 oClock [20 March 1782]
[salute] I am with Great Respect Sir Your very Ob Servt