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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01585
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  234 x 188mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Norwich
Date:  1822-06-26
Short summary:  Explanation for a delayed answer to some invitations; comments on the "byssus septica"; comments that could serve as a review of the "Midland Flora" if the author did review books, as is not the case, permission to use the comments for a review if found useful
Person:  Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759 (Norwich)-1828 (Norwich), Botanist, author
Person:  Purton, Thomas, 1768-1833, Botanist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  A botanical description of British Plants in the midland counties, particularly of those in the neighbourhood of Alcester ... to which is prefixed a short introduction to the study of Botany, ... with ... coloured engravings by J. Sowerby. (Appendix to the Midland Flora, etc.), PURTON. Thomas, 3 vol. Stratford upon Avon and London, 1817-21. (Book)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Addressed to a John Baker, Warden of the Apothecaries' Company, not identified
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