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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-00367
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  217 x 172mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2a
Language:  English
Place:  New Haven
Date:  1937-09-09
Short summary:  Discussion on the theft of the addressee's copy of Harvey's "De motu cordis", 1628: the book is now in the hands of a certain Mr. Sanders [Saunders], the son of a well-known medical publisher in Philadelphis, but it seems as if he is willing to return it to the booksellers Quaritch; information that all the Sandström materials now are finished and have been sent to Siegerist for publication; sending of a list of Joesph priestley's works with request that the addressee indicate if he has any copies
Person:  Fulton, John Farquhar, 1899-1960, Neurophysiologist, signed by
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804, Chemist, Philosopher, Theologian, person referred to
Person:  Sandström, Ivar, 1852-1889, Physician, person referred to
Person:  Sigerist, Henry Ernest, 1891-1957, Historian of medicine, Professor, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Quaritch booksellers (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Harvey, William, Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus, Francofurti, 1628 [UUB: Waller 4088] (Book)
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