L.e.640: Letter from Susan Bayning, London, to "Sweet Ladye" (Lady Anne Ferrers?), circa 1600 January 10: 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 Susan Bayning, London, to "Sweet Ladye" (Lady Anne Ferrers?), circa 1600 January 10: autograph manuscript signed, Papers of the Ferrers Family of Tamworth Castle. Transcription by Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO). MS L.e.640, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC.
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Sweet Lady I am bold to write unto your Ladyship
these few words Signifying unto you that I delivered your
Chain to your Ladyship's brother Mr Brodband to send it to your
Ladyship which I hope will be to your good Liking for I
promise you of my faith I have been as Careful of it as if
it had been for myself so willing I am to do your
Ladyship's service as I am willing to have it to your Ladyship's
good Liking. The weight of the Chain is 15 ounces &
half a quarter which Cometh to 41li. 12s. the making and
the parle is - 9li-10s. The whole sum is 51li-2s.
it is mad Just by the rate of Lady Puckering's Chain
And thus craving pardon for my bold writing to
your Ladyship of so final acquaintance I rest willing
always to do your Ladyship any service in any thing your
Commendations to your good Ladyship not forgetting my
good daughter Ferrers I leave you to God London this
10th day of January.

Your Ladyship's Loving
friend to Command Susan Bayning




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