282. Robert Southey to Grosvenor Charles Bedford, [c. 8 January 1798] *
Mr & Mrs. Southey request the favour of Mr Bedfords company to dinner on Wednesday next, at 4.Monday morning.
Mr Southey is obliged to Mr Bedford for keeping his Musæus  till it becomes valuable from its antiquity. he hopes Mr Bedford has taken the precaution to bind it in Russia to preserve it from the moths.