Antonio Cocchi - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1746-9-14

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Antonio Cocchi - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1746-9-14
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  2926
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 483 fols. 181-184
AuthorAuthor of the document. Antonio Celestino Cocchi
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . September 14, 1746
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Florence 43° 46' 11.53" N, 11° 15' 20.09" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature.
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  collection, librarian, biography
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia http://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/4b933837-8357-48c0-9d5c-b9a23aa76788?sort=date-a&rows=50&let con=Keeper%20and%20secretary%20of%20the%20Medicean%20treasury%20of%20coins&baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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-Lettre du 14 septembre 1746 (de Florence) : He has a son to help him, but explains that the work will be slow because of his being obliged to earn his living and be an old man of many arts, viz., attending the sick, lecturing on anatomy, acting as Keeper and secretary of the Medicean treasury of coins in Florence, to which are added exhausting family cares. He adds a plea to O. to put in his library this copy of the pamphlet on certain seals («cerae») which he has lately brought. (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 483 fols. 181-184).