Fauquier 21. May 1827
I have just had my narrative printed in NewYork one copy of which I send you herewith, which you will please accept from one who sends it to you as a small testimony of the high respect and veneration in which he holds your name and character.
The other copy which you subscribed for you will get at any time after next week from M Fisher Thompson’s Book store in Washington where I have ordered it I am with high respect Yr mo: obdt
RC (DLC: Rives Collection, Madison Papers). Docketed by JM.