WATERTON, Charles. 19934

£150

Description

Autograph Letter in the third person, sending his compliments to Mr. Torre, informing him “that he is quite welcome to see the Museum whenever he may feel inclined to do so, from ten to twelve in the morning; and from two till dark in the afternoon”. 1 page 7 x 5 inches, upper corners clipped, otherwise good. Walton Hall, 22 October 1838. Charles Waterton (1782-1865), naturalist, travelled in North and South America 1804-24. His works included Wanderings In South America (1825) and Essays on Natural History (1838-57).