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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01510
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  181 x 113mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1800-1899
Short summary:  Acceptance of an invitation, if it only be possible, due to the author's heavy workload, for him to come; description of all his different engagements; fragment
Person:  Sedgwick, Adam, 1785 (Dent, Yorkshire)-1873 (Cambridge), Geologist, Mineralogist, Professor, author
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, addressee
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  certificate
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1800-1899
Short summary:  Certifying the genuineness of the letter and the handwriting
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, author
COMMENTS
Comments:  Letter not complete, ending is missing
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