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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-01102
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  176 x 152mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b
Language:  English
Place:  Honolulu
Date:  1933-02-24
Short summary:  Thanks for information on the sale of Henri Fatio's collection, at which occasion apparently the prices were "horrible"; short comment on some famous letters in his collection, for instance a letter by Rabelais and another by Voltaire; the author does not buy autographs any more but is satisfied by studying them; last evening the author read a paper before a local medical club on Willian Charles Wells
Person:  Pleadwell, Frank Lester, 1872-1957, Autograph collector, Physician, Officer, Author, author
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Fatio, Henri, -1931, Book collector, person referred to
Person:  Klebs, Arnold Carl, 1870-1943, Medical historian, Physician, Surgeon, person referred to
Person:  Rabelais, François, 1494?-1553, Humanist, Physician, person referred to
Person:  Voltaire, 1694 (Paris)-1778 (Paris), Philosopher, Man of letters, person referred to
Person:  Wells, William Charles, 1757-1817, Physician, person referred to
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