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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-01491
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  292 x 228mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Lidköping
Date:  1937-11-10
Short summary:  The author has now been asked to buy back from Quaritch his own copy of Harvey's De motu cordis, that was stolen from him; in 1930 when the author bought the book from Baer in Frankfurt he paid about £375 for it and he is not inclined to buy once again his own property, request for the addressee's help in this matter
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, author
Person:  Keynes, Geoffrey, Sir, 1887-1982, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Saunders, Lawrence, fl. 1937, Publisher, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Harvey, William, Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus, Francofurti, 1628 [UUB: Waller 4088] (Book)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Bernard Quaritch Booksellers Ltd. (Institution)
COMMENTS
Connected records:  Waller Ms Wall-00738
IMAGES
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