DOPIS JE PŘETRŽEN
… our interview… now have.. confirming the… then made… you write six… compositions for the… of Music” for the… go (Ninety Pounds) … pate of £15 (Fifteen pounds) per piece.
I shall be glad to receive first M[anu]S[cript] (Song) not later than 10th October. The second M[anu]S[cript] (Waltz) on 15th October, + the third M[anu]S[cript] (piano + violin) on 20th October.
On receipt of each M[anu]S[cript] I will forward you money for same.
I intend giving a biographical sketch of yourself in the December number of the Magazine, + any notes or particulars of your life, which would be interesting to the English Musical public that you might feel disposed to send me would have my earnest attention.
I am Dear Sir,
With best wishes,
Very faithfully yours
John W Coates
Your notes might be written in German or English, whichever is most convenient.