Reference numberMS/251/279
TitleLetter from Lyon Playfair, at Department of Science and Art, Marlborough House, Pall Mall, London, to Miss Buckland
DescriptionDated 2nd day of ...185
States he does not think orders are issued for the Crystal Palace at Sydenham but any person may be admitted by simply paying five shillings at the door. Such a ticket, however, does not admit you to the house in which the fossil animals are interred but he encloses an introduction which will be a passport.

He had hoped to have been able to offer to take her there but he is so busy at present that he cannot give himiself this pleasure.
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