Smith, William Robertson, Orientalist und Professor für Altes Testament (1846-1894). Eigenh. Brief mit U. ("WRSmith").

Wohl Cambridge, 31. X. 1892.

2 SS. 8vo.


An einen namentlich nicht genannten Obersten (möglicherweise den Offizier und Palästinaforscher Claude Reignier Conder, 1848-1910): "I have been laid up ever since the Oriental Congress with an abscess on the back which necessitated an operation & has kept me on my back for the last six or seven weeks. I am just beginning to be able again for a little work & could look at proofsheets. As I can't move about & consult books freely my notes on them might not amount to much, but I might be of some little use [...]".