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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-05814
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  338 x 232mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  Latin, Greek
Place:  Aleppo
Date:  1682-11-02
Short summary:  Discussion on account of the addressee's work on antiquities of the modern Athens and his conflict with Guillet on theses matters; on ancient coins; description of chemical experiments in order to make gold that the athor has witnessed; with a list of "lapides gemmae" and coins
Person:  Transzfeldt, Johann Georg, fl. 1682, author
Person:  Spon, Jacob, 1647-1685, Physician, Archaeologist, addressee
Person:  Guillet, George, 1624-1705, Historian, person referred to
Subject:  Archaeology, Chemistry, Alchemy
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  SPON, Jacob, Réponse à la Critique publiée par M. Guillet sur le Voyage de Grece de J. Spon. Avec quatre lettres sur le mesme sujet, le Journal d’Angleterre du Sieur Vernon & la liste des erreurs commises par M. Guillet dans son Athenes ancienne et nouvelle. Lyon, 1679. (Book)
COMMENTS
Comments:  With an attempted Swedish translation
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