Mary Anning (1799-1847)
- Anning, Mary, 1799-1847.
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Two autograph letters to Sir Henry Bunbury dated December 1823, regarding her very recent discovery of the plesiosaurus:
1. letter dated 19 December [?1823], describing recent discoveries, including the plesiosaurus.
2. letter dated 26 December 1823, giving further detail about the plesiosaurus and discussing sale of the skeleton; a pen-and-ink sketch of the skeleton is included.