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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-00172
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  280 x 217mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2a
Language:  English
Place:  Boston
Date:  1929-01-23
Short summary:  Thanks for the Eustachio facsimile; comments on the Cornerius [Cornarius?] in the addressee's possession which contains the signature of Vesalius; the undersigned has succeded in finding at least half a dozen portraits of Vesalius not known to Spielmann; the undersigned has not forgotten about the addressee's wish list; on the difficulties in finding an autograph by Button Gwinnett, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence
Person:  Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939, Physician, Surgeon, signed by
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Cornarius, Janus, 1500-1558, Physician, Philologist, person referred to
Person:  Eustachio, Bartolomeo, 1520?-, Anatomist, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Gwinnett, Button, 1735-1777, Politician, Tradesman, person referred to
Person:  Spielmann, Marion Harry, 1858-1948, Journalist, Art historian, person referred to
Person:  Vesalius, Andreas, 1514 (Bruxelles)-1564, Surgeon, Anatomist, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Peter Bent Brigham Hospital (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Hippocrates, Opera quae ad nos extant omnia, per Janum Cornarium latina lingua conscripta ... Basileae, 1554 [UUB: Waller 4498] (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Spielmann, Marion Harrey, The iconography of Andreas Vesalius ... London, 1925 [UUB: Waller 17932] (Book)
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