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Guide to the Sir Humphry Davy papers, 1817-1829

Summary

In an ALS to Thomas Poole, Davy inquires after an estate in Nether Stowey he would like to purchase and remarks sadly upon the death of Princess Charlotte. In a holograph note, signed, in French, to the Monsignor de Medici Spada, Davy remarks upon his poor health.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10393
Title
Sir Humphry Davy papers
Date
1817-1829
Creator
Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829
Extent
2 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

In an ALS to Thomas Poole, Davy inquires after an estate in Nether Stowey he would like to purchase and remarks sadly upon the death of Princess Charlotte. In a holograph note, signed, in French, to the Monsignor de Medici Spada, Davy remarks upon his poor health.

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Sir Humphry Davy papers, 1817-1829, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

English physician and natural philosopher.


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Provenance

Source unknown

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Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

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General note

Forms part of the Trent Manuscripts Collection.