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Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Sir William Fletcher Barrett, 04 November 1899

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/24

Scope and Contents

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Sir William Fletcher Barrett concerning an article in the journal Nature. Barrett reports that Nature has devoted space to ridiculing a trade dowser, and is concerned that, due to a former disagreement, the editor will try to link the dowser story to his book, and thus discredit his work. He asks Geikie to write to Nature protesting that they had wasted space on the dowser story.

Dates

  • 04 November 1899

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 letter

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

1 letter

Processing Information

possible bibliographic reference:

Barrett, William:some sort of book on psychic phenomena

Processing Information

Sarah Higgins 18 June 2001

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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