by Charles Kingsley
THE RAJAH SIR JAMES BROOKE, K.C.B.
GEORGE AUGUSTUS SELWYN, D.D.
BISHOP OF NEW ZEALAND
THIS BOOK IS DEDICATED
By one who (unknown to them) has no other method of expressing his
admiration and reverence for their characters.
That type of English virtue, at once manful and godly, practical
and enthusiastic, prudent and self-sacrificing, which he has tried
to depict in these pages, they have exhibited in a form even purer
and more heroic than that in which he has drest it, and than that
in which it was exhibited by the worthies whom Elizabeth, without