society of biblical archæology,
9, Conduit Street, W.
26th Feby 1872
You may like to know that I have just heard (unofficially) that M Oppert is working on the same subject viz the Birth of Sargon, as your intended paper
Should you desire to print the entire text, our excellent Member Mr G Smith will send it to you – The New stones discovered by M Ganneau will I think prove of importance
I <illeg> Dr Sir Yours Fally
W. R. Cooper
H Fox Talbot E. DLL. FRS.