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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-02139
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  264 x 187mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  Latin
Place:  Helmstedt
Date:  1755-07-28
Other type of date:  V Kalend. August.
Short summary:  Discussion on a number of different books as well as the author's botanical dissertations; personal news; on the author's collection of dried and pressed plants
Person:  Heister, Lorenz, 1683-1758, Surgeon, Professor, author
Person:  Séguier, Jean François, 1703 (Nîmes)-1784 (Nîmes), Archaeologist, Natural scientist, addressee
Person:  Gmelin, Johann Georg, 1709-1755, Traveller, Botanist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Siegesbeck, Johann Georg, 1686-1755, Physician, Botanist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Heister, Lorenz, L. H. ... Descriptio novi generis plantæ ... Africanæ ex Bulbosarum Classe, cui ... Brunsvigiæ ... nomen imposuit. In qua simul multæ Botanicorum quorundam hallucinationes indicantur et emendantur. L.P. Brunsvigæ, 1753. fol. (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Séguier, Jean François, Catalogus Plantarum quæ in Agro Veronensi reperiuntur. (Book)
COMMENTS
Comments:  With an attempted transcription and translation
IMAGES
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