Austin to Lytton
35 Lower Rutland St.
Dublin
26th November 1858
I took the liberty of addressing you with a view that through your Kindness I may be enabled to "vanquish violence by the patient endurance of wrong" under which I am suffering And with my wife [be desired?] to [want?] together with no apparent hope for our Child urges me respectfully to ask if you received my communication complainingof myManuscript image of my misfortunes and praying your most favourable Consideration of my case with a view to obtaining employment in the Colony of New Caledonia under the Government.
I have the honor to remain
Sir Edward your most
obedient humble servant
William F. Austin

The Right Honorable
Sir Edward Lytton Bulwer Bart MP
London
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Austin, William F.

Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer

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Austin, William F. to Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer 26 November 1858, CO 60:2, no. 12198, 450. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B586A05.html.

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