Letter ID: 0936
Reference: BL, MS Cotton Galba D VII f.182r-v
Citation: DCB/001/HTML/0936/008
Date: June 1590
Copy of: 0246


Endorsed: To my L. Treasuror the 15 June 90


Later Addition: Belgia 1590 June

Later Addition: Belgia 1590 15 June To my L. Treasurer


It may please your L. there are two honest gentlemen in London bothe of my acquaintance Master William Gent and Master John Chamberlain with whome I have som bussines, that doth concerne ther estate, and myne owne veary neere. And because it is a matter of bargayne and cannot well be concluded but by mutuall communication, they are both desirous to make a voiage unto me. In which respect, least their passing beyonde the Seas, should turne to their prejudice, I am to pray your L. to give them the charge of carrieng hether the next packet, either from her Majestie or from my LL of the Councel. Yow shall bestowe in so doing a singular favor upon us, and for the good meaning /demeanor/ of the gentlemen, because I knowe them very inwardly, I will pawne my Credit in their behalf, as farre as your L. shalbe pleased to accept it. And so I take my humble leave // from the Haegh Juny Anno 90 Your L. most humbly bounden Tho. Bodley