Herbert Spencer to [Adolf Bastian]

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Autograph letter, signed, 1p. 8vo, Athenaeum Club letterhead, 38 Queen's Gardens.

From Herbert Spencer (1820-1903), philosopher.

To 'Dear Bastian,' inviting him to dinner. [Could be Adolf Bastian (1826-1905), German ethnologist, professor at Berlin 1866, author]. 'Dress interdicted; and whoever comes late takes the consequences. Truly yours Herbert Spencer.'