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Document number: 9836
Date: 01 Feb 1872
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: COOPER William Ricketts
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 1st September 2003


1st July 1872

Dear Sir

I have to thank you for your very interesting paper which shall be duly laid before the council on the 6th inst

You will see in our Journal a part of the same Tablet translated by Mr Smith but which without your essay and exegesis is unsatisfactory May I suggest that the text should be given in Assyrien as in your previous papers, and that the quotations from Berosus Herodotus might come in in full –

I remain Dear Sir Yours faithly

W. R. Cooper Sec

H Fox Talbot E. DLL. FRS.
P S.
Is there not a similar tradition in Hindu Mythology. Krishna for example –? I speak merely from memory –

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