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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-40:015
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  253 x 204mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1839?
Comments to date:  Year supplied in pencil. Cf. Waller Ms alb-33:300 and 33:301.
Short summary:  Answering a letter by Sir James Gibson Craig (Waller Ms alb-33:301) about missing plates to a copy of Slezer's Theatrum Scotiae... previously owned by William Ferguson of Raith. Suggesting he tries some (named) London firms. Eldin etchings. Sir Robert Naunton. Etc.
Person:  Laing, David, 1793 (Edinburgh)-1878 (Portobello, near Edinburgh), Librarian, Antiquary, author
Person:  Craig, James Gibson, Sir 1st baronet, 1765 (Edinburgh)-1850 (Edinburgh), Politician, Lawyer, addressee
Person:  Clerk, John, Lord Eldin, 1757-1832 (Edinburgh), Judge, person referred to
Person:  Colnaghi, Dominic Paul, 1790-1879, Art dealer, person referred to
Person:  Ferguson, William, of Raith, fl. 1782, person referred to
Person:  Naunton, Robert, Sir, 1563 (Alderton, Suffolk)-1635 (Leatheringham, Suffolk), Politician, person referred to
Person:  Slezer, John, -1717 (Holyrood), Army officer, Topographical draughtsman, person referred to
Person:  Smith, William, 1808 (London)-1876 (London), Printseller, person referred to
Person:  Evans, Anne, fl. 1835, Printseller, person referred to ?
Person:  Evans, Edward Davis, 1818-1860 (Saint John's Wood), Printseller, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 1b. - For the name of the addressee, see Waller Ms alb-33:300 and 33:301.
Connected records:  Waller Ms alb-33:300, Waller Ms alb-33:301
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