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Correspondence of Philip Case with the 3rd viscount Townshend, mainly about e...

Correspondence of Philip Case with the 3rd viscount Townshend, mainly about estate affairs, his relationship with his sons, his will, etc., including letters from his sons, Colonel George Townshend [later 4th viscount and 1st marquess Townshend], and Charles Townshend.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: tenant Bale has not repaired his fen...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: tenant Bale has not repaired his fences as instructed, and because he later spoke kindly to Bale, Case's brother [Townshend's agent Edward Case] appears to think he did not mean it. 'Your Brother gives me continual proofs that in his judgement my understanding is a very sorry one. But I am not the less conceited or the less pleased with the abilities Providence has endowed me with because He esteems them mean, pitifull and low.'