EVANS, Sir John, letters, autographs, documents, manuscripts

We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association We are members of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

Home | Recent | Search | Browse | Contact | Links | Information | News | Facsimiles | Forgeries | Back

The image is of the first page.

EVANS, Sir John (1823-1908). Archaeologist and geologist.
Autograph Letter Signed to [Edward] Whymper (1840-1911, artist and mountain climber), 1½ pages 8vo, Nash Mills, Hemel Hempstead, 23 October 1897. Thanking Whymper for his Guide to Zermatt and giving details of his recent trip to Canada and the United States.
'... We went right through Canada to Vancouver and Victoria & returned through the US taking the Yellowstone Park on the way. ...'
On this trip, Evans was awarded an honorary DCL by Toronto University and an LLD by Trinity College, Toronto.
[No: 21918]

The image is of the first page.

This is the archived description of an item that has already been sold. You may search or browse current stock from the links above.