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Miscellaneous notes, circa 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 28/28

Scope and Contents

Notes in Parkes' hand on various subjects, undated (1879?). The subjects and persons mentioned include Francis Savage Reilly; James Bruce, Earl of Elgin; diseases and medicines in China; and Japanese jurisprudence. The papers include one sheet of British Government notepaper and one sheet of Athenæum Club notepaper.


  • Creation: circa 1879


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9 folio(s) (9 folios)

3 item(s) (3 bifolios)

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