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George Hickes - Humfrey Wanley - 1703-12-28

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George Hickes - Humfrey Wanley - 1703-12-28
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  10752
InstitutionName of Institution.
InventoryInventory number.
AuthorAuthor of the document. George Hickes
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Humfrey Wanley
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . December 28, 1703
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Andrew Fountaine
LiteratureReference to literature. Fountaine 17051, Harris 1992, p. 392–3, Letter 2552, Burnett 2020b, p. 1605.3
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  saxon, book, book production, engraved plates, plate engraver
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

-Lettre du 28 décembre 1703 (de ?): “Sir Andrew Fountaine hath finished all his draughts of the coines, and Burgers is gone down with them, and they will all be engraven, and printed by Candlemasse day [2 February]” (Harris 1992, p. 392–3, Letter 255; Burnett 2020b, p. 1605).


  1. ^  Fountaine, Andrew (1705), Numismata Anglo-Saxonica & Anglo-Danica breviter illustrata, Oxford.
  2. ^  Harris, Richard L. (ed.) (1992), A chorus of grammars: the correspondence of George Hickes, and his collaborators on the Thesaurus linguarum septentrionalium, Toronto.
  3. ^  Burnett, Andrew M. (2020), The Hidden Treasures of this Happy Land. A History of Numismatics in Britain from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, BNS Special Publ. No 14 = RNS Special Publ. No 58, London, Spink & Son.