ROUTH, Martin Joseph. 15959



Autograph Letter Signed, to the Reverend J.B.Mozley, about the republication of a work by Bishop Forbes. 1 page 7 x 4½ inches, in good condition. Undated. Martin Joseph Routh (1755 – 1854) was an English classical scholar and President of Magdalen College, Oxford (1791–1854). A note on the verso comments: “Dear Church, You will read(?) that the President shirks an interview,, where the subject will be one he knows nothing about – rather characteristic of him…”