June 3, 1811.
1 p. pen and ink on paper, docketed. 1 vols. 4to. Pickering Borrows a Pynson. Remnants of prior mounting on verso, creased Item #261859
"I shall be particularily obliged by the loan of your Pynson's Calendar of Shepherds for 2 or 3 days. I am at this moment entering very deeply upon the subject; which after all, seems to defy the most sagacious bibliographical criticism. The bearer will take great care of it; and it shall be returned in the course of the week …”
Freeling (1764-1836) was a noted book collector and, with Dibdin, one of the founders of the Roxburghe Club.
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