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30 (37), Thomson to Ledermann, 8 Nov 1937- 12 Nov 1937

Identifier: Coll-1064/29

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Contains a letter from Thomson, dated 8 Nov 1937 and numbered 30 (37) in which he asks Ledermann to post an enclosed letter to Dr Horst if he thinks it correct; the enclosed letter to Dr Horst, dated 8 Nov 1937 and numbered 30a (37); and a further letter from Thomson to Ledermann, dated 12 Nov 1937 and numbered 30b (37) which asks him to obtain details of translations of Pliny’s letters held at Edinburgh University Library for the use of Thomson's son, Hector.

The letter to Dr Horst regards Horst's manuscript, which he sent to Thomson for his comments. Thomson finds many aspects of the paper problematic. He outlines these, explaining why, and encourages Horst to have the paper read by others too.


  • 8 Nov 1937- 12 Nov 1937


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3 letters (4 leafs, 5 sides)

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Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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