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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01894
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  224 x 184mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1823-10-08
Short summary:  Inquiry for a promised manuscript of the addressee that has not yet arrived; information on having finished an article on the tides; on the reception of a cahier of the "Annales de Chimie"; sending of greetings to several mutual friends
Person:  Young, Thomas, 1773-1829, Physician, Physicist, Egyptologist, author
Person:  Arago, Dominique-François, 1786 (Estagel)-1853 (Paris), Astronomer, Physicist, Politician, addressee
Person:  Champollion, Jean-François, 1790-1832, Egyptologist, person referred to
Person:  Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769 (Berlin)-1859 (Berlin), Chemist, Physicist, Naturalist, Geographer, person referred to
Person:  Laplace, Pierre Simon de, 1749-1827, Mathematician, Astronomer, person referred to
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