Letter from Richard Owen [Sir Richard Owen] to William Robinson

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Written from Sheen Lodge, East Sheen, SW, [Surrey]. Manuscript

Robinson will find him at the New Museum on Tuesday 24th, and afterwards he will be ready to exchange a view of dry bones for living flowers; he has at Robinson’s service a good watercolour drawing and several photographs of the garden, and invites him to come and see them; the proof strips of the conclusion of the ‘Notes’ are returned to Robinson’s printer for preparation