Extracts from letters written by William Silver while travelling with the Duke of Bedford and others on the continent, between 1 December 1813 and June 1827, written in a contemporary hand, 182 folios: p. iii: portrait of Silver; p. vi: dedication to his wife; p. ix: list of places from which the letters were sent; p. x: extracts from obituary notices regarding Silver.
William Silver: Letters by him
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.6650
- Dates of Creationc. 1827 (copy of originals of 1813-1827)
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
William Silver MD, born at Portsmouth, 1780.
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Presented by F.H.H. Guillemard, 1931.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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