WilILKINSON, Sir John Gardner Autograph letter, signed. [London], 34 Conduit Street, May 2, 1839.Small 8vo, three pages, previously folded, written in a legible hand on good paper.
The eminent Egyptologist, traveller and travel writer regrets 'not having had a copy of my book with me in France but I lose no time in giving instructions to Mr Murray to send you one with this note, which will not I hope be long in reaching Paris'. The author most likely refers to his main work, the splendid Topography of Thebes and general view of Egypt. (1835).