Thanks CD for the gift of his new work [Variation].
My dear M
I am exceedingly obliged to you for your kind thought of me in sending me your acceptable gift of your new work. I have been away from home so it did not come to hand till today or I should have acknowledged it earlier—
Most truly yours obliged | W Bowman
5 Clifford St
Feb. 1. 1868
- f1 5832.f1Bowman refers to Variation. His name appears on CD's presentation list (see Correspondence vol. 16, Appendix IV).