L.e.639: Letter from Brute Babington, Lichfield, to Lady Anne Ferrers (née Bradbourne), Walton, 1590s December 11: autograph manuscript signed

Catalog record:http://hamnet.folger.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=244731
Collection:Papers of the Ferrers Family of Tamworth Castle
Preferred Citation:Letter from Brute Babington, Lichfield, to Lady Anne Ferrers (née Bradbourne), Walton, 1590s December 11: autograph manuscript signed, Papers of the Ferrers Family of Tamworth Castle. Transcription by Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO). MS L.e.639, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC.
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Madame, I received your Ladyshipps letters when I was att dinner
and in the eveninge when I was goinge to supper I received
the letters inclosed, wherby yow may att large perceive so [much]
as I can certifye or direct yow towchinge the businesse
enioyned wherin I am att the ^further devocion and good pleasu[re]
of Sir Humfray and your selfe if so yow thincke f[◇]
all my possible indeavours. And even so with my du[ty]
lovinge Commendacions to yow both I remaine yours [◇]
and firmely devoted

Lichfeeld the xith December.
Babington

The waters have so longe detayned
my footeman as he saith: which I
verelie beleeve. lett me knowe your
pleasure when I shall goe, and
I will provide my selfe and be readie
And so with hartie thanckes for all your
kindnesse I take leave:

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To the right woorshipfull my
verie good Lady and especiall
good freind the Lady Ferrers
att Walton.
delivered