Reference numberHSF/1/2/59
Previous numbers600/31/31
TitleLetter from Richard Owen, British Museum, to Sir John [Frederick William Herschel]
CreatorOwen; Sir; Richard (1804-1892); British comparative anatomost and palaeontologist
Date29 April 1863
Description'Dear Sir John

I feel much indebted to you for the pleasure you have given me in a closer acquaintance with the mode & powers of thought of the old Poet [Homer], through the rendering of a characteristic portion of his immortal work ['The Iliad'] by a congenial mind.

Believe me most truly yours

Richard Owen.'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8083Owen; Sir; Richard (1804 - 1892)1804 - 1892
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