KRISHNAGuR

[William Deerr of the Church Missionary Society.] Autograph Letter Signed ('W. Deerr') to Archdeacon Corrie in Calcutta

Author: 
William Deerr (1790-1862), German weaver and missionary, ordained 1818, and sent out by the Church Missionary Society to Burdwan and Krishnagurh, India [Daniel Corrie (1777-1837), Bishop of Madras]
Publication details: 
Burdwan, West Bengal, India. 12 July 1827.
£135.00

3pp., 4to. Bifolium. 53 lines. In fair condition, on aged and worn paper, with discoloration at the head of both leaves, not affecting the text of the letter. He is sending his 'account for June; and also a Copy of my journal', having 'returned some days ago from Culna'. He feels that 'Things bear a favourable appearance there', and would like to mention an idea he has had. 'Some respectable people of Krishnugur invited me to come to them & to make that place my residence.

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