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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00341
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  256 x 204mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1839-12-28
Short summary:  Information on the progress of the building of a tunnel under the Thames, dangers encountered; information on the education to become civil engineer in England; eulogy of iron as the element of modern times
Person:  Brunel, Marc Isambard, Sir, 1769 (Hacqueville)-1849 (London), Engineer, author
Person:  Matthes, Carel Joannes, 1811-1882, Mathematician, Professor, addressee
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