Donne writes from prison and asks forgiveness for his secret marriage to More's daughter Anne. Donne insists that "all my Endevors, and the whole course of my lyfe shalbe bent, to make my selfe worthy of your favor, and her love, whose peace of Conscience, and quiett, I know must be much wounded and violencd, if your displeasure sever us."
Bifolium, with unidentifiable seal fragment on address leaf
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Extended title: Autograph letter signed from John Donne, Fleet Prison, to Sir George More 1601/1602 February 11