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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-62:210
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  233 x 187mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Athy
Date:  1786-05-30
Short summary:  Thanking for offer of a copy of work. Has given up Grose. Likes Cordiner but Mazell is broke and has run off. Waiting for Archdal's Monasticon. What size will Col. Valanncey's History be? Piozzi's Anecdotes of Dr. Johnson appears extremely just. Etc.
Person:  Beauford, William, 1735-1819, Antiquary, author
Person:  Archdall, Mervyn, 1723 (Dublin)-1791 (Slane, Meath), Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Cordiner, Charles, 1746?-1794 (Banff), Clergyman, Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Grose, Francis, 1731 (London)-1791 (Dublin), Antiquary, person referred to
Person:  Mazell, Peter, fl. 1797, Engraver, person referred to
Person:  Piozzi, Hester Lynch, 1741 (Bodfel Hall, near Pwllheli, Caernavonshire)-1821 (Clifton), Writer, person referred to
Person:  Vallancey, Charles, 1726?-1812 (Dublin), General, Antiquary, Military surveyor, person referred to
Subject:  History
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Irish Academy (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Notes in pencil on 1b. - To an unidentified member of the Royal Irish Academy(?).
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