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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD1:56
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  182 x 114mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  other
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2a
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1882-06-07
Short summary:  Thanking for reply. If only the provincial institutions would begin to collect the local fauna... Will write to professor Marshall about duplicates for Owens College.
Person:  Günther, Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf, 1830 (Esslingen)-1914 (London), Zoologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
Person:  Marshall, Alfred Milnes, 1852 (Birmingham)-1893 (Scafell), Zoologist, Professor, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  British Museum (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Owens College (Institution)
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  3a - 3b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1906?
Comments to date:  No date, but the 2nd ed., 1909, has another publisher.
Short summary:  The title page of the English translation of Wilhelm Bölsche's life of Haeckel with a reproduction of Gabriel Max's photograph of Haeckel on the verso side.
Person:  Bölsche, Wilhelm, 1861 (Köln)-1939 (Oberschreiberhau), Writer, author
Person:  Max, Gabriel Cornelius, Ritter von, 1840 (Praha)-1915 (München), Painter, artist
Person:  Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August, 1834 (Potsdam)-1919 (Jena), Explorer, Zoologist, Professor, portrayed
Person:  McCabe, Joseph, 1867 (Macclesfield)-1955 (Golders Green, Middlesex), Freethinker, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of attached flyer for biography of Hackel: 225 x 114 mm.
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