Anthony Panizzi to Faraday   Undated

British Museum | Dec.8th

My Dear Sir

A very ingenious & active countryman of mine - the Chev Bonelli1 - has asked me an introduction to you, which I have great pleasure in giving him. This gentleman is very well known for his inventions, and I shall be extremely obliged to you if you will receive him with your usual kindness. Believe me

Yours truly | A. Panizzi

Professor Faraday | &c &c &c

1. Gaetano Bonelli (1815–1867, DBI). Italian inventor and Director of the Sardinian telegraph service.

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