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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01789
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  228 x 187mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1840-05-12
Short summary:  Expressions of being astonished to learn that the author had only seen about one third of the addressee's collection imagining he had seen all of it; request to have a catalogue sent with the cases marked, the contents of which he has not seen
Person:  Waterhouse, George Robert, 1810 (London)-1888 (Putney), Zoologist, author
Person:  Swainson, William, 1789 (Newington Butts)-1855 (Lower Hutt, NZ), Naturalist, Artist, addressee ?
Person:  Stanley, Edward Smith, 13th earl of Derby, 1775-1851, Politician, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Document pasted on cardboard
IMAGES
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