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RENNIE and Sir James MEEK (George, 1791-1866, Civil Engineer, Son of the Scottish Engineer John Rennie the Elder and brother of Sir John) and Sir James MEEK (1778-1856, Comptroller of Victualling and Transport at the Admiralty, JP in Devon)

Autograph Letter Signed from Sir James MEEK at Ilfracombe to William Stewart at the Courier Office promising to pay Stewart “as treasurer of the Courier Newspaper the sum of £243.0.8d a Balance as per account agreed on between that Paper and the New Times, and being the consideration for the separation of the two Papers...”, 1 side 4to., Courier Office, 29th August 1928, Rennie replies to Meek on the same piece of paper, saying that “On the other side you have your letter which Mr Stewart returned me on handing him the money agreed to be paid by us all. This I trust will complete the remainder of the enormous drafts required from us. I know not how far our hope may be realised, but if Talent, Industry & Nerve can do any thing for us our chance is a good one. It is to be regretted however that the period of trial is so short. A Committee consisting of A.F. McIntosh, my brother Matthew & myself has been formed to investigate the mode of carrying on the Courier concern & to see what saving may be made without injury...”, 1 sie 4to., Stamford Street, 15th November

Item Date:  1828
Stock No:  41958      £775

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[RHUMEL (Johann Pharamund, German Medical Writer)]

Fine Engraved second title page to his 'Medicina Spagyrica Tripartita oder Spagyrische Artzneykunst, in drey theil getheilet', engraver's monogram FS, showing figures of Hermes and Arnoldus de V[illa] N[ova], below are scenes of a doctor's visit, a distillation, and preparing remedies, 4¾" x 2¾" (12cm x 7.1cm) plus small margins, Frankfurt, Johan Hüttner,

Item Date:  1648
Stock No:  50815      £45

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RICHMOND (H.G., of Headingley, Botanist)

Autograph Letter Signed to  Alfred William BENNETT , (1833-1902, Lecturer in Botany at Bedford College and St. Thomas' Hospital), saying that is he was "so lucky to be able to go over my duplicates ths year ... and if I find Polygalas, I hope to be able to lay out some dupl. for you, decidely not Morisiana, though I hope to gather it this year ... then, perhaps Morisiana. As to your task you should travel our whole continent to see the types in grand coll[ections] ... we have to cross the channel, all is benefit of science, railway companies, & hotel keepers", and supplying references for "Kerners two Polygala", 1 side 8vo., Headingley, 6th February with stub of conjugate blank

Item Date:  1877
Stock No:  13886      £30

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ROBERTSON (George Croom, 1842-1892, Scottish Philosopher)

Autograph Letter Signed to Mr Bennett, suggesting that the "simplest way is to enclose the accompanying statement ..." and telling him to contact Professor Charles direct, 1 side 8vo., 31 Kensington Park Gardens, 1st July

Item Date:  1881
Stock No:  2794      £25

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ROLLESTON (Sir Humphry Davy, 1862-1944, Physician and Medical Editor, Baronet)

Typed Letter Signed to Mr. Barnsley, approving the title of his thesis for M.B., "you should give a summary of the literature ... with references before you analyse the cases which you have observed and collected and ... tabulate your conclusions", mounted diagonally on a 4to. album leaf surrounded by pen sketches of a G.P.'s 'tools of the trade', coat-of-arms in heading, the letter 1 side oblong 8vo., Southfield, Trumpington Road, Cambridge, 2nd December

Item Date:  1929
Stock No:  16295      £25

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