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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01382
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  228 x 185mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Blandford
Date:  1775-02-26
Short summary:  Sending of another copy of the author's thesis; discussion of the production of a figure; discussion on the reed-grass growing in England; request for information on an experiment performed by the addressee and a friend of his in a room in the heat of 210 degrees of Fahrenheit; hopes that the great work of engraving goes on well
Person:  Pulteney, Richard, 1730 (Loughborough)-1801 (Langton), Physician, Botanist, author
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, addressee ?
Person:  Garthshore, Maxwell, 1732-1812, Physician, Obstetrician, person referred to
Person:  Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778, Physician, Naturalist, Botanist, Zoologist, person referred to
Person:  Solander, Daniel, 1735-1782, Botanist, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Thesis mentioned is probably: "Dissertatio ... de Cinchona officinali Linnaei sive cortice Peruviano, etc. , PULTENEY. Richard, Edinburgi, 1764. 8o."
IMAGES
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