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Letter to Mr. Smith and Mr. Nicol, Jr.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: MS P666


Peter Oluf Brøndsted (1780-1842), an archeologist and scholar of Greek antiquities, writes to his publishers, Mr. Smith and Mr. Nicol, Jr. of the firm of George and William Nicol on Pall Mall Street, London. Brøndsted says he is enclosing a sketch and gives instructions for composition and printing, probably for the publication of The Bronzes of Siris now in the British Museum; an archaeological essay. The sketch mentioned is not included with this letter.


  • June 5, [1836]


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Physical Location

MS P666

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, Maggs Bros Rare Books, June 27, 1966.

Processing Information

Former SC temporary call number: MS (Box) 38: 67B, part of temporary collection "Collection of 19th c. letters: Miscellaneous group of mainly English letters: mostly 19th c, some 20th c, a few 18th c."

Guide to the Peter Oluf Brøndsted Letter
Letter to Mr. Smith and Mr. Nicol, Jr.
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Letter to Mr. Smith and Mr. Nicol, Jr., MS P666, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

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