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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-03783
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  230 x 190mm
Extent:  3 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-3b
Language:  Latin
Place:  Göttingen
Date:  1768-08-17
Short summary:  Description of the author's current scientific activities - comments on the Jewish laws, on the predeluvian chronology, works on the Old Testament, on the commentaries on the Danish expedition to Arabia; on the author's view on learned travels and his on modest way of living etc.
Person:  Michaelis, Johann David, 1717-1791, Polymath, Orientalist, author
Person:  Niebuhr, Carsten, 1733 (Lüdingworth)-1815 (Meldorf), Geodesist, Explorer, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Michaelis, Johann David, Commentationes Societati regiae scientiarum goettingensi per annos 1763, 1764, 1765 et 1768 oblatae a Joanne Davide Michaelis (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Johann David Michaelis. Deutsche Uebersetzung des Alten Testaments, mit Anmerkungen für Ungelehrte. Göttingen und Gotha 1769-1783 (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Johann David Michaelis mosaisches Recht, Frankfurt am Mayn : J. G. Garbe, 1770-1774 (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Niebuhr, Carsten, Description de l'Arabie d'après les observations et recherches faites dans le pays même, par M. Niebuhr,... Copenhague : N. Möller, 1773 (Book)
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