IMPRESSED with gratitude for favours already received, begs to offer his sincere thanks to those Friends who have so liberally supported him, as well as to the Public in general, and hopes by continuing to display his best works, and an unremitting attention, to merit a continuance of their favours.
L.B. embraces this opportunity of informing his Friends and the Public, that he has a new handsome Portfolio, &c., hereunder-mentioned and continues to pay every attention to the to the views, of said Friends and Public, on the most enjoyable terms. (Well, sort of!)
Ref.: The Manchester Guardian, Manchester, May 5th, 1821.