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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms fr-07597
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  216 x 167mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b, 2b
Language:  French
Place:  Paris
Date:  1744-02-16
Short summary:  Thanks for a book. He will hand over to the Académie de Soissons the present donated by Titon Du Tillet.
Person:  Racine, Louis, 1692-1763, Man of letters, Poet, author
Person:  Titon Du Tillet, Evrard , 1677-1762, Officer, Man of letters, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Académie de Soissons (Society)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Provenance: An envelope addressed to Erik Waller and originally kept with the Racine letter, and a notice in English, informs us that this letter probably was bought from Walter R. Benjamin, 578 Madison Avenue, New York, for 5 dollars. The above mentioned envelope, stamped 21 November 1927 (?), is now kept in the Waller correspondence.
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