SCLATER, Philip. 19483

£30

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to Dr. Bennett, about a Secretaryship vacancy in Montreal. A good one page example, 7 x 4½ inches. Zoological Society of London, 8 July 1884. Philip Lutley Sclater (1829 – 1913), lawyer and zoologist. In zoology, he was an expert ornithologist, and identified the main zoogeographic regions of the world. He was Secretary of the Zoological Society of London for 42 years, from 1860–1902.