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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-13:076
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  228 x 186mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Woolwich
Date:  1818-11-07
Short summary:  Introducing two Persian nobles, Mirza Jaafar and Mirza Saulih, being sent to England by their government to study literature and science and scientific and benevolent institutions.
Person:  Gregory, Olinthus Gilbert, 1774 (Yaxley, Huntingdonshire)-1841 (Woolwich), Mathematician, author
Person:  Herschel, William, Sir, 1738 (Hannover)-1822 (Slough), Astronomer, Musician, addressee
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, person referred to
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