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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00221
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  234 x 187mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1785-10-16
Short summary:  Eulogy of Peter Camper; a newly detected error concerning the identification of two fossil bones; commentaries on the use of electricity for distinguishing mineral bodies
Person:  Blagden, Charles, 1748-1820, Physician, author
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, addressee
Person:  Camper, Peter, 1722-1789, Physician, Botanist, Zoologist, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Only fragments left of seal, which has been ripped of from the letter with partial loss of text
IMAGES
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