Letter from John Endecott to John Winthrop Jr (1606-1676)
Dearest Sir, - I writt vnto you by Mr. Babbe wherein I gaue you full commission to sell my howse. And I doe by theise second it againe, desiring you to sell it to an honest man, else not to sell it. The price I writt was 250li, what aboue you can. And if you see good you may abate some of it. I haue giuen order to Thomas Read who is now in England to finde out a chapman if hee can, as also to Mr. Peters in Holland, and haue written to him to make you acquainted with their proceedings that there be no wronge don to any.