MRS. WM. SHORE
2 Feb. 1839
They are coming home soon; have visited the House of Commonsl but the king is now to dissolve it; the Queen has cancelled the drawing rooms and balls because of the death of her daughter Princess Marie but quite enough is going on; Mama heard Mademoiselle Garcia at a private concert; an extraordinary actress who promises to be as fine as Mrs. Siddons, she is only 17 and her name is Mademoiselle Rachel; they send this letter by the Ambassador's bag.
Xerocopy: WELLCOME INST
1. The Chambre des D6put6s - F.N. has anglicized the French institution for the benefit of her reader.
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