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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00878
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  225 x 183mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Manchester
Date:  1817-04-21
Short summary:  Thanks for having been given the opportunity to correct information on specific gravity; request that copies of newly published papers of different persons be sent to the author for a new edition of a book
Person:  Henry, William, 1774 (Manchester)-1836 (Manchester), Chemist, author
Person:  Marcet, Alexander John Gaspard, 1770 (Genève)-1822 (London), Physician, Physical anthropologist, addressee
Person:  Brande, Augustus Everard, 1745-1834, Physician, Pharmacist, person referred to ?
Person:  Dalton, John, 1766 (Eaglesfield, Cumberland)-1844 (Manchester), Natural philosopher, Chemist, person referred to ?
Person:  Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778 (Penzance)-1829 (Genève), Chemist, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Book mentioned in the letter is probably "The Elements of experimental Chemistry ... Sixth edition, greatly enlarged, etc. Eighth edition., HENRY. William. M.D., of Manchester, 2 vol. London, 1818. 8o. "
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