Lot 405: British biologist and paleontologist (1804–1892). ALS signed "Rich.d Owen," one page, 4.5 x 7.25, British Museum letterhead, June 30, 1894. Letter to Mr. White, presumably his printer, for the transmission of eight panels with information on their use, in part: "Herewith I send proofs of Part VIII, Fossil Mammals Australia Plates XX -XVII, ready for press…If Mr. Wesley would give more time to the Plates of Part IX, They might be finished before our autumn vacation." In fine condition, with light overall toning.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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