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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01358
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  164 x 103mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Bath
Date:  1877-08-02
Short summary:  Matters concerning the printing of some books; information on the author's phonetic business with the weekly "Phonetic Journal"; wishes to purchase a photolithographic copy of Swedenborg's writing
Person:  Pitman, Isaac, Sir, 1813-1897, Inventor, author
Person:  Wallis, George, 1848-1936, Writer, Museum curator, addressee ?
Person:  Wallis, George, 1811-1891, Museum keeper, addressee ?
Person:  Swedenborg, Emanuel, 1688-1772, Philosopher, Theologian, Natural scientist, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Letter written with a curious "phonetic spelling" system. With one connected item, a press cutting.
IMAGES
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