Bernard de Montfaucon - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1726-9-14

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Bernard de Montfaucon - Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - 1726-9-14
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  8445
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 487 f° 43
AuthorAuthor of the document. Bernard de Montfaucon
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . September 14, 1726
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Paris (Saint-Germain) 48° 51' 21.06" N, 2° 19' 31.04" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. François-Xavier de Bon de Saint-Hilaire, Cardin Le Bret, Ludovico Antonio Muratori, Pieter Burman, Francesco Palazzi, Marco Antonio Sabatini
LiteratureReference to literature.
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  montpellier, coin dealers, roman market
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence French
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia con=Francisco%20Palazzi&baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

-Lettre du 14 sept. 1726 (de Paris) : If he had known he was going to Montpellier he would have introduced him to H. Bon, president of the chamber of accounts, who has a chest of ancient monuments. At Aix O. is sure to have seen Mon. le Bret’s splendid collection of medals. He is glad that O. has developed a taste for medals, but warns him against getting taken in. He recommends him when at Rome to address himself to Signor Francisco Palazzi, trader in medals: it is a pity Antonio Sabbatini is too old. He exclaims against Burmann’s unimaginative insolence in his reply to Caperonnier over his edition of Quintilian, including the whole French people in his contempt. He is sending a letter of introduction to Muratori so that O. can have free access to the Ambrosian library at Milan (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 487 f° 43).