Sent by James Brooke, Ranger's Lodge to Alfred Russel Wallace [none given] on 1 April ?1854.
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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
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Transcriber: Catchpole, Caroline
Transcription date: October 9, 2012
Scrutiny: 15/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
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Rangers Lodge. H.V.
I shall be glad to forward your wishes and to see you at Sarawak and will reply to your communication when I have leisure.
I am now on the point of leaving England.
Faithfully yours | J. Brooke2. [signature]
A.[lfred] Wallace Esq.[uire]
1. "1854-5?" and "1853?" are written in pencil in another hand above the date.
2. James Brooke (1803 - 1868), Rajah of Sarawak from 24th September 1841 to his death on 11th June 1868.
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