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Letter from the physicist Sir B.W. Richardson to H. Cholmondeley-Pennell, thanking him for sending Richardson his new book.

Inscription

25 Manchester Squ
May 15th 1884

Dear Mr Pennell

I do congratulate you most sincerely and thank you much for book.
Kindest regards to you both.

Faithfully always
BW Richardson
[pencil, different hand] Thos.
[ink, same hand] H Cholmondeley Pennell Esq

[indecipherable writing on side of page]

[in pencil, left hand side of paper] Sir Benj Ware Richardson
1828-1896
Physicist
FRS
Auth of many works

Notes

Alan Cole
Sir Benjamin Ward Richardson (1828-96) was an eminent British physician.
See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Ward_Richardson


Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell (1837-1915) was an enthusiastic fisherman and wrote many books on the subject.
See https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Author:Henry_Cholmondeley-Pennell

Language

English

Associated Parties

Henry Cholmondeley-Pennell (recipient)

Place of Creation

London, United Kingdom, Europe

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Date Created

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Collection

Science

Series

Surgeons

Autographs

Object Type

Letter

Category

Letter

Materials

paper

Dimensions

w: 226, h: 179, d: -