Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 090
[added in pencil] Lord Robert Cecil
April. 13. 1855.
20 Arlington St
My Dear Mr Macarthur
Your offer is a very kind one & I must thank you for it very sincerely. But, I own I feel some scruple in making you bear the burden of a risk which I [indecipherable] took upon myself.
I had two octaves of you - one of sweet wine - & one of a wine resembling Hock. At first both seemed
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