Fossil hunter’s letter digs up history of museum plesiosaur (

An unpublished letter from “the greatest fossilist the world ever knew” to a pioneering palaeontologist, offered for sale online, describes Mary Anning’s latest discoveries, including the skeleton of a plesiosaur that is now in the Natural History Museum in London.

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