BOWERS (ALEXANDER) Autograph letter signed to [James] Talboys Wheeler, Secretary to the Chief Comissioner of British Burma, 1870; and another manuscript
Lot 112
BOWERS (ALEXANDER) Autograph letter signed to [James] Talboys Wheeler, Secretary to the Chief Comissioner of British Burma, 1870; and another manuscript
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BOWERS (ALEXANDER)
Autograph letter signed ("Alex. Bowers"), to [James] Talboys Wheeler, Secretary to the Chief Commissioner of British Burma, saying that whilst he is not asking for compensation for loss of effects during the Bhamo expedition, he would like some reimbursement for expenses (such as the purchase of curiosities for the Phayre Museum), 3 pages, written in brown ink (faded in places) on thin paper, folio, Rangoon, April 4, 1870; together with another manuscript by Bowers, lecture notes relating to trade between Burma and China, 20 pages, written on blue paper sheets tipped onto card with tape, 8vo, [c.1870] (2)
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