Eliza [Tabor] to Mary Tabor

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To her mother from Allahabad. Interested to meet two Herschel brothers, grandsons of the astronomer. Describes a bishop who 'might have been elevated to the episcopate on account of his calves'. Punkahs put up for the first time. Describes the local enthusiasm for lawn tennis thinks it would be liked in England. 'Four gentlemen play it and sometimes ladies join'.