Letter from E.W. Hutchinson to Royal Asiatic Society, 31 August 1942

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A letter from Edward Walter Hutchinson to The Secretary, Royal Asiatic Society concerning Hutchinson's sequel to Adventurers in Siam in the Seventeenth Century, titled The Phaulkon Affair: an account of two ruined cities revisited. This was composed whilst being interned for a year in the British consulate in Saigon. Typed letter with handwritten annotations, written from on board the exchange vessel, Tatuta Mara, dated 31 August 1942