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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:259
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  160 x 117mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1788-1789?
Comments to date:  Evan Evans died 4 August 1788 and Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, 4th baronet, on 29 July 1789.
Short summary:  The old palace at Greenwich engraved. Wishes to use Evan Evans's MSS. Has Sir Watkin been interviewed about Evans? Parry the painter impatient to see the copies at Northumberland House.
Person:  Barrington, Daines, 1728? (Shrivenham, Berkshire)-1800 (London), Naturalist, Judge, Antiquary, author
Person:  Evans, Evan, 1731 (Lledrod, Cardiganshire)-1788 (Lledrod, Cardiganshire), Poet, Scholar, person referred to
Person:  Parry, Joseph, 1744 (Liverpool)-1826 (Manchester), Painter, person referred to
Person:  Wynn, Watkin Williams, Sir 4th baronet, 1749-1789 (Westminster), Politician, Patron of the arts, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Notes in pencil on 1b. - Addressee unknown (Thomas Pennant?).
IMAGES
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