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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-00843
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  203 x 178mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1946-02-27
Short summary:  Warm thanks for the addressee's kindness in sending the author his John and William Hunter letters; sending of a typed copy of Ballard's review of the Cushing catalogue, the author's review on the same subject was only published at the beginning of February; hopes to be able to send some biographical information for the addressee's catalogue; the author has recently tried to buy a John Hunter letter at Sotheby's, but the price was too high
Person:  LeFanu, William Richard, 1904-1995, Medical historian, Bibliographer, Librarian, Biographer, author
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Ballard, James Francis, 1878-1955, Physician, Librarian, person referred to
Person:  Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939, Physician, Surgeon, person referred to
Person:  Hunter, John, 1728 (Long Calderwood)-1793 (London), Surgeon, Anatomist, person referred to
Person:  Hunter, William, 1718 (East Kilbride, Lanarkshire)-1783 (London), Physician, Anatomist, Man-midwife, person referred to
Person:  Power, D'Arcy, Sir, 1855 (London)-1941 (Northwood, Middlesex), Surgeon, Historian, Oto-rhino-laryngologist, person referred to
Person:  Thornton, John Leonard, 1913-, Librarian, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  The Harvey Cushing collection of books and manuscripts (Compiled by Margaret Brinton and Henrietta Perkins) New York, 1943 (Historical Library, Yale medical library. Publ., 1) [UUB: Waller 18271] (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal College of Surgeons of England (Institution)
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