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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms ch-00170
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  229 x 195mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  Latin
Place:  Bern
Date:  1755-07-26
Short summary:  Information that the addressee has been appointed foreign member of a royal society; order for some lenses to be made; natural history news
Title:  (incipit:) Heri accepi, Gesnere optime, ...
Person:  Haller, Albrecht von, 1708 (Bern)-1777 (Bern), Physician, Physiologist, Librarian, Botanist, Anatomist, Reviewer, author
Person:  Gesner, Johan, 1709-1790, Mathematician, Physicist, Naturalist, addressee
Person:  Gmelin, Johann Georg, 1709-1755, Traveller, Botanist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Michaelis, Johann David, 1717-1791, Polymath, Orientalist, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Kgl. Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften, Göttingen (?) (Society)
COMMENTS
Comments:  With a transcription and attempted translation
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