Clark, Hamlet, 1823-1867
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Letters : Rhyl, Wales, to J. Van Voorst [London]  Sept. 22, 1866 Oct. 4.
Identifier: Mss .C53
Scope and content The collection consists of two handwritten signed letters discussing the Record of zoological literature, begun the previous year and published by Van Voorst. Clark had ordered a copy of vol. 2 (1865). In the first letter, Clark commiserates with Van Voorst on the difficulties of finding subscribers for a new annual publication. Clark suggests that Van Voorst sell the work in parts, to attract buyers interested only in a particular subject or unwilling to pay for the complete contents. In...
Dates: 1866 - 1866