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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-W:013
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  292 x 233mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1832 (before)
Short summary:  Letter to the Lancet from Xavier Chabert, The Fire King, offering to drink oil heated to 350 degrees and to administer antidotes to various poisons given to animals.
Title:  The True King's reply
Person:  Chabert, Xavier, 1792 (Avignon)-1859 (New York), Druggist, Showman, Fire eater, author
Person:  Wakley, Thomas, 1795 (Membury, Devon)-1862, Politician, Medical journalist, addressee ?
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  The Lancet (Periodical)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Size of letter: 230 x 188 mm. Note in ink. Doodles. 1b inaccessible.
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