[ John Tyndall ] Autograph Note Signed "John Tyndall" in response to an autograph-hunter.

John Tyndall (1820–1893), prominent 19th-century Irish physicist
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One page, 12mo, bifolium (rest blank). Firstly he writes the following statement: "Though the writing of autographs is Somewhat wearisome, I cannot refuse the request, made in such a gentlemanly style, by my young friend Mr. Wilson". He then signs it below. This note derives from the N. Irish Wilson family, the autograph hunter being [Rev.] W. A. Wilson, father of poet, Robert [Robin] Wilson.