Letter from Richard Clarke to the Secretaries of the Treasury

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Letter from Richard Clarke, Secretary, to the Secretaries of the Treasury. The first £500 of a total grant of £1000 made to defray expenses of the publication of Colonel Rawlinson's work on Cuneiform Inscriptions has already been paid (9 August 1851) and as the total paid out now exceeds £661 (with more to come) the final instalment of £500 is requested. (Found on page 165)