Miscellaneous Letters I

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Letter to David Croal Thomson [1855-1930, art dealer and author] expressing pleasure at receiving copies of Thomson's The Life and Works of Thomas Bewick ...; and requesting that a small copy be sent to Arthur Severn, and a large copy be sent to the Museum of St George, Walkley, Sheffield. He states that he is 'quite sure that the book will not need any praise of mine to produce it to the public, but for my own sake I wish I were at home to read it.'

Dated at Sallanches [France].