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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-25:063
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  230 x 190mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal, stamp
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Cartford
Date:  1793-03-13
Short summary:  Wants help to assert whether the esculent swallow of Brisson is the same bird as Marsden's layong-layong. Etc. Citing references.
Person:  Latham, John, 1787 (Oxford)-1853 (Bradwall, Cheshire), Poet, author
Person:  Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743 (London)-1820 (London), Explorer, Philosopher, Botanist, Natural scientist, addressee
Person:  Brisson, Mathurin-Jacques, 1723-1806, Physicist, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  Camel, Georg Joseph, 1661-1706, Botanist, Zoologist, Jesuit, person referred to
Person:  Marsden, William, 1754 (Verval, co. Wicklow)-1836 (Aldenham, Hertfordshire), Orientalist, Numismatist, person referred to
Person:  Sparrman, Anders, 1748-1820 (Stockholm), Physician, Explorer, Natural scientist, person referred to
Person:  Badenach, Robert, -1837, Surgeon, person referred to ?
Subject:  Zoology
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in other hand on 2b.
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