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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-33:110
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  211 x 176mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Lambeth
Date:  1790-1814 (around)
Short summary:  Sending parcel from Mr Don. Wants sketches for English botany in return. Greetings to Mr Hooker, of whom the author would like to borrow scorpion specimens.
Person:  Sowerby, James, 1757 (London)-1822 (Lambeth), Publisher, Collector, Natural history artist, author
Person:  Don, George, 1764-1814, Nurseryman, Field botanist, person referred to ?
Person:  Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785 (Norwich)-1865 (London), Botanist, Professor, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Sowerby, J./Sir J. E. Smith, Englis botany, or, Coloured figures of British plants, with their essential characters ... 1790-1814 (Book)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Addressee unknown (James Edward Smith, 1759-1828?)
IMAGES
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