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Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - Carl Andreas Duker - 1744-12-29

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Jacques-Philippe d'Orville - Carl Andreas Duker - 1744-12-29
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  10079
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 498, f° 80-85
AuthorAuthor of the document. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Carl Andreas Duker
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . December 29, 1744
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Groenendael 50° 46' 4.91" N, 4° 26' 25.94" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Frederic count of Thoms, Siwart Haverkamp
LiteratureReference to literature.
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  market
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence Latin
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia con=his%20wife%20in%20her%20pregnancy%20and%20gone%20to%20Paris&baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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-Lettre du 29 décembre 1744 (de Groenendaal, Belgique) : It is impossible to do more than refer to a few of the items covered in this immensely long letter, e.g., ... (3) Zwietenius the Leyden doctor is going to settle at Vienna; and the illustrious Count Thomsius is said to be deserting his wife in her pregnancy and gone to Paris. [ [He retails all the sorry gossip]. ] ... (7) He refers to Havercamp’s and another collection of coins containing many noteworthy ones; these would sell well if people were as keen on coins as they used to be. He enlarges on the subject of coins. (8)... . (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 498, f° 80-85).