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Letters and Latin odes from Bartholomew de Sanctis, 1823 - 1825

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 430-442

Scope and Contents

Five letters sent by de Sanctis to the Board of Longitude, along with two Latin odes; marked 'wild letters and various Latin and Italian odes'. De Sanctis was an Italian physician and Professor of Mathematics who fell on hard times following his move to England, ending his days in a workhouse. In one of the letters he remarks that he was 'without home' [RGO 14/40: 434v].


  • Creation: 1823 - 1825


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13 folio(s) (13 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



de Sanctis, Bartholomew

Finding aid date

2011-12-16 10:30:10+00:00

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