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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-67:198
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  181 x 112mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1868-06-22
Short summary:  Looking at Spencer's works. Ignorance of Spencer's publishers. Brighton Museum. The swimbladder question discussed in Decades.
Person:  Huxley, Thomas Henry, 1825 (Ealing)-1895 (Eastbourne), Naturalist, Biologist, Professor, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Spencer, Herbert, 1820 (Derby)-1903 (Brighton), Philosopher, dedicated to ?
Person:  Mantell, Gideon Algernon, 1790 (Lewes)-1852 (London), Surgeon, Geologist, person referred to
Person:  Norgate, Frederick, 1817 (Hetherset, Norfolk)-1908 (Shepherd's Bush, London), Bookseller, person referred to
Person:  Williams, Edmund Sydney, 1817 (Beeston, Nottinghamshire)-1891 (Bickley), Publisher, person referred to
Person:  Williamson, William Crawford, 1816 (Scarborough)-1895 (Clapham), Naturalist, Palaeobotanist, person referred to
Person:  Agassiz, Louis , 1807 (Môtier, Switzerland)-1873 (Cambridge, Mass.), Physician, Geologist, Zoologist, Professor, person referred to ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Figures and descriptions illustrative of British organic remains. Decade. (Serial)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2a.
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