Letters. 1865-1891.


Letters. 1865-1891.

Nine A.L.S. to various correspondants including Crompton, Meyer, and Scheurer Kestner ; to the latter he wrote concerning Dr. Douglas Hogg who replaced Roscoe in a Jury judging exhibits at the Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1889. Also, one A. card S. ([18]86 Aug. 5, Heidelberg) to Foster.

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