John Conington to the Rev George Butler

Scope and Content

Photocopy of letter. Discusses with him some proposed publication (editing of a Latin text). He has been asked by the Delegates to act for them in the matter.

Administrative / Biographical History

[no address] [nd] [?1854]

'and in succeeding editions to give the editor something like 1/2 profits on every copy sold'

This obviously was some Latin text which the Rev George had edited

John Conington (1825-1869)

See also letter of John Conington to Mrs Butler - 10 May 1867

Date?

No clue in letter. But likely to have been while George Butler was resident in Oxford 1852-1857, say 1854

Biog: John Conington (1825-1869)