No. Printer 89 Coombe Dublin Novr 4th 1796
The Inclosed will shew you a Work which I am now printing here, a number of which I hope to disperse in your part of the world; The utility of the work is a sufficient appology for my taking the liberty of thus addressing you on the Subject; hoping you will be kind enough to give it that sanction, which you think it merits. For any thing farther, I wd refer you to Mr George Morton, Treasury, Philadelphia, who will be able to supply you with any Number. from Your humble Servt
Ths Morton Bates
DLC: Papers of George Washington.