My dear Sir.
Allow me to introduce to your acquaintance Capt. Todd who as you know has brought home from Rajapootana the most interesting collection of materials relative to the history &he epic of that part of India – I have seen much of  Capt. Todd since his return to England & have been most highly gratified by the informa. which I have received from him & from the papers which he has presented to our Society you will I am sure be pleased with his acquaintance Believe me My dear Sir
Yours very sincerely