ROBERTS, Emma. 14713

£65

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Autograph Letter Signed, to Dr Forbes Royle, wishing to explain to him a plan proposed by Dr. Dalgairn[?] of the Bombay Medical Service, “which will I hope prove interesting to the retired medical officers who may still be eminently useful to their brethren”. 1½ pages 7½ x 4½ inches, in good condition. 5 Belem Street, Portman Square, Tuesday 25 September, no year given. Emma Roberts (1794-1840), author and journalist. She wrote much about travelling in India, including Oriental Scenes (1830), Scenes and Characteristics of Hindostan (3 vols., 1835), The East India Voyager (1839) and Notes of an Overland Journey to Bombay (1840).