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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-02545
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  203 x 125mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  French
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1812 (before)
Short summary:  Copy of a letter by Lacépède to Duméril regarding a study trip to the Balearics that F. de La Roche planned to make
Person:  Lacépède, Bernard-Germain-Etienne, comte de, 1756 (Agen)-1825 (Epinay-sur-Seine), Naturalist, Zoologist, author
Person:  La Roche, Daniel de, 1743 (Genève)-1812 (Paris), Physician, Naturalist, compiler
Person:  Duméril, André-Marie-Constant, 1774 (Amiens)-1860 (Paris), Physician, Naturalist, addressee
Person:  La Roche, François de, 1781-1813, Physician, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  Cuvier, Georges, 1769 (Montbéliard)-1832 (Paris), Naturalist, Zoologist, person referred to ?
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  note/-s
Extent:  1a
Language:  French
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1800-1870
Short summary:  Explaining the context in which Lacépède wrote the copied letter
Person:  Duméril, Auguste, 1812 (Paris)-1870 (Paris), Naturalist, author ?
Person:  Duméril, André-Marie-Constant, 1774 (Amiens)-1860 (Paris), Physician, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  La Roche, Daniel de, 1743 (Genève)-1812 (Paris), Physician, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  La Roche, François de, 1781-1813, Physician, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  Lacépède, Bernard-Germain-Etienne, comte de, 1756 (Agen)-1825 (Epinay-sur-Seine), Naturalist, Zoologist, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Written on the verso of a piece of Dumérils writing paper (Duméril was Daniel de La Roche's son-in-law). Uncertain who wrote the explanatory note: possibly Duméril's son Auguste, some years later? Or an autograph dealer? See the same handwriting in a note in Waller Ms fr-02556
Connected records:  Waller Ms fr-02548, Waller Ms fr-02550, Waller Ms fr-02551, Waller Ms fr-02552, Waller Ms fr-02553
IMAGES
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