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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-13:107
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  189 x 114mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  18251835 (before)
Comments to date:  Herschel took residence at 56 Devonshire Street in November 1824.
Short summary:  Declining dinner invitation. Has "been guilty of such excesses in the way of dinners this week that I dare not accept your kind invitation for tomorrow."
Person:  Kater, Henry, 1777 (Bristol)-1835 (London), Physicist, Officer, author
Person:  Herschel, John Frederick William, Sir 1st Baronet, 1792 (Slough)-1871 (Hawkhurst, Kent), Astronomer, Physicist, addressee
COMMENTS
Comments:  Fol. 2b pasted to album page ands difficult to scan.
IMAGES
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