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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:146
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  229 x 203mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1774?-07-08
Comments to date:  Year supplied in pencil on 1a.
Short summary:  Will send Richardson's(?) Preface as instructed. Not acquainted with Sir John Cullum. The author and the addressee are not the only unbelievers in Rowley. Dr Johnson, Dr Percy, Dr Morrell, Mr Stephens [=Steevens] are others.
Person:  Barrington, Daines, 1728? (Shrivenham, Berkshire)-1800 (London), Naturalist, Judge, Antiquary, author
Person:  Ashby, George, 1724 (London)-1808 (Barrow, Suffolk), Clergyman, Antiquary, addressee ?
Person:  Chatterton, Thomas, 1752 (Bristol)-1770 (London), Poet, person referred to
Person:  Cullum, John, Sir 6th baronet, 1733 (Hawstead Place, Suffolk)-1785 (Hardwick House, Suffolk), Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Johnson, Samuel, 1709 (Lichfield)-1784 (London), Author, Lexicographer, person referred to
Person:  Morrell, Thomas, 1703 (Eton)-1784 (Turnham Green), Classical scholar, Librettist, person referred to
Person:  Percy, Thomas, 1729 (Bridgnorth, Shropshire)-1811 (Dromore), Poet, Scholar, Bishop, person referred to
Person:  Steevens, George, 1736 (London)-1800 (Hampstead), Scholar, Literary editor, person referred to
Person:  Tyrwhitt, Thomas, 1730 (London)-1786 (London), Literary critic, Literary editor, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Notes in other hands on 1a and 1b. The name of the addresse supplied from the note on 1a. Year supplied in pencil on 1a. Mr Richardson not identified.
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