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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-00373
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:  New Haven
Date:  1937-11-26
Short summary:  Matters concerning the stolen copy of the addressee's 1628 edition of Harvey's "De motu cordis": the undersigned is surprised to find that Quaritch is asking the addressee, in order to get back his own book, to pay the price that they gave the thief, which is entirely contrary to the traditions of the book trade; this incident is widely known and will seriously prejudice their reputation
Person:  Fulton, John Farquhar, 1899-1960, Neurophysiologist, signed by
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Quaritch booksellers (Institution)
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