Autograph Letter Signed "H.H. Godwin-Austen" to "[E.] Ray Lankester", zoologist, about a statue of T.H. Huxley.

H.H. Godwin-Austen (1834-1923), explorer, topographer, geologist, naturalist and surveyor.
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Nore, Godalming, 27 April 1900

Two pages, 12mo, bifolium (second leaf blank), good condition. "I very much regret that I am not well enough to be present at the unveiling of the statue of Huxley tomorrow, which I had been looking forward to see. I got a chill last Saturday when it was so hot & have had an abscess in the ear, which has just released itself, but it would not do to go out in the cold air [...]"


I. M. C.' [i.e. Isabella M. Cronyn] (Lady Couchman)
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Privately printed: The Westminster Press, 1942.

Wife of railway engineer and administrator in India and Burma. Stitched 8vo pamphlet, in printed card wraps. In good condition. 16 pages.

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