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Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to Miss Croft

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Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to Miss Croft


[5 Jun 1820]



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He has been meaning to call on her and ask after Mr. Ryder; he has heard from Charing, Isabella may be more thin than ill; he is detained at the Royal Academy at least two nights a week, and on Monday business there made him forget about a supper at Mr. Sotheby's where he would have met Sir Walter Scott; relates the news that a Harvey Aston seduced two daughters of Lady D___d, and when the second was taken from him shot himself.