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PROCTOR, Richard Anthony (1837-1888). Astronomer & science writer.
Autograph Letter Signed to the editor of St Paul's Magazine, 1 page 8vo, 8 Wellington Villas, Brighton, 8 June 1871. Forwarding an article (no longer present) entitled 'Sir John Herschel as a theorist in Astronomy' and promising to be more prompt with proofs.
'... You will observe that everything thus quoted tends to enhance, if anything can enhance, the fame of our great astronomer.'

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