Sepia photograph. 142 x 98mm.
Stephen Joseph Perry [1833 - 1889], astronomer at the Stonyhurst observatory and Jesuit. The photogaph mounted on card alongside letter from Stonyhurst written and signed by Perry, dated June 28th 1806. The letter makes provision for showing 'the gentlemen from Liverpool' around the observatory.
[Ref: 322] £120.00