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Document number: 5211
Date: 25 Mar 1845
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: SIMMS & SON
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 31st December 2012

[printed notepaper:]

Simms & Son, Booksellers & Stationers.
12, George St Bath

Mar 25. 1845

Sir

May we beg to know whether y it is possible for us to have a specimen of the "Pencil of Nature" for exhibition as we think we could procure some Subscribers to it We should not trouble you did we not know that there is no chance of obtaining it otherwise than through your instrumentality

We are, Sir, Your obedient Servants
Simms & Son