Letter from Richard Clarke to HM the 2nd King of Siam

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Letter from Richard Clarke to HM the 2nd King of Siam to inform that the Society 'laments loss of diploma' but a second will be sent. Clarke asks for information regarding Siam and also thanks for the publication, 'Companion lessons for reading the English language', prepared by a nephew of the King. He also hopes that this will lead to an exchange of literatures of England and Siam. (Found on page 233)