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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-33:083
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  210 x 170mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  other
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1757-07-28
Short summary:  Has sent copies of A Natural History of Fossils. Thanking for help and for subscribers. Papers by Pennant and E. Wright. Lapis Suillus. Etc.
Person:  Mendes da Costa, Emanuel, 1717 (London)-1791 (London), Naturalist, author
Person:  Pennant, Thomas, 1726 (Whitford, Holywell, Flintshire)-1798 (Whitford, Holywell, Flintshire), Traveller, Naturalist, addressee
Person:  Allen, Thomas, fl. 1757, Carrier, person referred to
Person:  Buckley, Unknown, fl. 1757, person referred to
Person:  Corbet, John, 1710?-1759, person referred to
Person:  Lawton, John, fl. 1771, Bookseller, person referred to
Person:  Mytton, James, fl. 1757, person referred to
Person:  Pontoppidan, Erik, 1698 (Århus)-1764 (København), Author, Bishop, Vice-chancellor, person referred to
Person:  Rawstorne, Edward, fl. 1757, person referred to
Person:  Smedley, Francis, fl. 1757, person referred to
Person:  Baker, Henry, 1698 (London)-1774 (London), Natural philosopher, Poet, Teacher of deaf people, person referred to ?
Person:  Grosvenor, Richard, 1st Earl Grosvenor, 1731 (Eaton Hall, Cheshire)-1802 (Kensington), Politician, Landowner, person referred to ?
Person:  Wright, Edward, 1666?-1761 (Kersie, Stirling), Physician, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Society (Society)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Biographical note on the author attached.
IMAGES
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