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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01441
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  230 x 191mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Edinburgh
Date:  1829-01-05
Short summary:  Expressions of happiness that the addressee might want to visit the Royal Society of Edinburgh, plans for such a visit; comments on a sensation created in town by the discovery of a system of killing persons for the purpose of selling their bodies; problems in finding enough bodies for the medical schools
Person:  Robison, John, author
Person:  Gilbert, Davies, 1767 (St. Erth, Cornwall)-1839 (Eastbourne), Member of Parliament, Natural scientist, Antiquary, addressee
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