From Dr. Joseph Jeffries2
AL: American Philosophical Society
London Jany 12th 1779
Dr Jeffries, who saw a letter to a common friend, in wc it was said, I desire to be remembered to the Society wc you know I love & esteem,3 with pleasure takes this oppertunity of assuring you, in their name & his own,— that their love & esteem of you is not in the least abated since you left them.
Notation: [A?] Dr Jeffries to B. F.
2. For this dissenting clergyman see XVI, 224n.
3. The common friend may well have been Richard Price, and the Society was the Club of Honest Whigs: XXVI, 432.