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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00423
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  229 x 189mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  French
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1793-11-16
Short summary:  Accompanying letter; to someone supposed to deliver a letter "entre les mains propres" of a third party (the addressee, Voss?). Information about the king's arrival to Potsdam; the author requests a letter of recommendation.
Person:  Bollmann, Justus Erich, 1769-1821, Physician, author
Person:  Voss, Christian Friedrich, 1722-1795, Bookseller, Publisher, addressee
Person:  Huber, Ludwig Ferdinand, 1764-1804, Man of letters, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Bollmann was originally sympathetic towards the French revolution, but later (in vain) conspired to deliver La Fayette. Letter addressed to Voss le jeune, the book seller in Potsdam. Mentions Schmidt, Ritz and Huber (unid. or uncertain)
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