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Dated from 1871 to 1892. Correspondents include a Mr. Smith, Yale chemist Benjamin Silliman, Jr., and several unknown. Subjects include his lengthy itinerary while at Yale; a brief update of progress on a paper; acknowledging receipt of “your little packet” upon his return from the Alps; suggesting proper wording in “a very important letter”; a long refusal to join in a charitable cause that he admires; his description of having met James Bowling Mozley - his antagonist in science v. religion controversies – “…how simple minded he appears to be.” Seven pages, Good to Fine, moisture has blurred the ink on one page.
Title: Six Autograph Letters, Signed.
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Seller ID: tyndall,john.600datedfrom1871to1892.corresponden