Facsimile Letter acknowledging payment “for your Copy of my Work on the Slave States of America”, addressed to George Lovejoy, with a fully autograph postscript signed by Buckingham with initials, offering to lecture at New Hall. 2 pp. 4½ x 3½ inches, two minor paper thins. Camden Town, 27 April 1842. James Silk Buckingham (1786-1855), author and traveller. His works included Travels in Mesopotamia (1827), a number of accounts of travels in America and Canada, e.g. The Slave States of America (2 vols., 1842).