January-October 1859

The Collected Letters, Volume 35


TC TO HENRY LARKIN ; 19 June 1859; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18590619-TC-HL-01; CL 35: 116


[ca. mid-June 1859]

My dear Sir,—This is the needful introduction to Panizzi1 at the British Museum. The people there will tell you how to proceed with it any day you like to go. I believe the place (immense extent all under glass roof) is grown very pleasant to sit in, compared with what it was;2—and you will fish what you want out of it (I hope) witht much difficulty.

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“The New Reading-Room, British Museum”
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