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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01583
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  236 x 188mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1791-09-05
Short summary:  Information on a box of books (including the first volume of the Linnean Transactions) the author is about to send to Paris; request for help in distributing some of the books to different persons; urgent request that the addressee send 6 copies of a work of his; financial matters
Person:  Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759 (Norwich)-1828 (Norwich), Botanist, author
Person:  L'Héritier de Brutelle, Charles-Louis, 1746 (Paris)-1800 (Paris), Botanist, addressee
Person:  Broussonet, Pierre-Marie-Auguste, 1761-1807, Physician, Politician, Botanist, person referred to
Person:  La Billardière, Jacques Julien Houtou de, 1755-1834, Physician, Botanist, Natural scientist, person referred to
Person:  Jussieu, Antoine-Laurent de, 1748-1836, Physician, Botanist, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  C. L. L'Héritier dom. de Brutelle, Sertum Anglicum, seu plantæ rariores quæ in hortis juxta Londinum, imprimis in horto regio Kewensi excoluntur, ab anno 1786 ad annum 1787 observatæ., L'HÉRITIER DE BRUTELLE. Charles Louis, Parisiis, 1788. fol. (Book)
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