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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-03172
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  270 x 211mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1862-03-07
Short summary:  Question about the so called Bibron's antidote. Duméril knew Bibron well and has never heard him talk about this antidote that, obviously, has been attributed to him by the Americans.
Person:  Duméril, Auguste, 1812 (Paris)-1870 (Paris), Naturalist, author
Person:  Württemberg, Paul Wilhelm von, Herzog, 1797 (Karlsruhe)-1860, Traveller, Explorer, Naturalist, Officer, addressee ?
Person:  Bibron, Georges, 1806-1848, Zoologist, person referred to
Person:  Duméril, André-Marie-Constant, 1774 (Amiens)-1860 (Paris), Physician, Naturalist, person referred to
Person:  Mitchell, Silas Weir, 1829-1914, Physician, Poet, Neurologist, person referred to
Subject:  Medicine, Zoology
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Muséum d'histoire naturelle, Paris (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Duméril has written the addressee's name himself: "Son Altesse Royale le duc Paul, Guillaume de Wurttemberg" [sic]. Can he have missed that the duke had died two years before? Is the addressee another than the naturalist and traveller Paul Wilhelm von Württemberg?
Connected records:  Waller Ms fr-03173, Waller Ms us-00349
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