The letter is written in the 3rd person and reads as follows. Captain Franklin presents his compliments to Mr. And has to thank him for the honor he proposes to do him by placing his portrait in the New European Magazine, but as he had not given the subject any consideration before Mr. Request was put into his hands and has rather an objection to appearing so conspicuously in a popular work, he must beg to decline the honor intended him. Excellent condition 4 5/8" x 6 1/4".The last three images are shown with back lighting. Within an hour, to be back I hope in Sept.
" and concludes "Yours very sincerely, Jane Franklin. The item "Sir John Franklin Handwritten Letter Signed 3rd Person Lady Franklin Autograph" is in sale since Friday, November 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "9222229" and is located in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada.