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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-00226
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  280 x 216mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Los Angeles
Date:  1940-06-01
Short summary:  Offer of the first western scientific book to be circulated in japan, the Kaitai Shinso, Book on Dissection by Sugita Gempaku (1774); description of the book
Person:  Dawson, Glen, 1912-, Bookseller, signed by
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Kulmus, Johann Adam, Kaitai shinso ... Tokyo 1774 [UUB: Waller 5456] (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Dawson's Book Shop (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  With a note by the hand of Waller stating that the book has been ordered
IMAGES
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