RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 70342929 LA Middle English. T1 [Letter, 3 January 1451, to John a Berney, Sir Thomas Howes, Walter Shipdham, and Geffrey Spirlynge]. A1 Fastolf, John,, C.A. Stonehill, Inc.,, Pre-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., Rare Book & Manuscript Library., PP [England] YR 1451 AB Signed letter of John Fastolf, upon whom Shakespeare based his character, Sir John Falstaff. The document is dated 3 January 1451, and is addressed to Fastolf's cousin, John a Berney, and to Sir Thomas Howes, Walter Shipdham, and Geffrey Spirlynge. This letter deals with, among other things, Fastolf's suit against the Duke of Norfolk and his relation to Lord Scales.