Sir John Bowring manuscript material : 4 items 1822-1832


Sir John Bowring manuscript material : 4 items, 1822-1832

Sir John Bowring manuscript material : 4 items 1822-1832

Holograph poem, "Buddhist Beatification" : no date : (MISC 4023.04b) : begins, "Abstraction from all cares, all thought, all love ..." Mounted in the Mary Ann Humble autograph album. Shelved with oversized bound manuscript material.

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