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CUS417/119.47


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Mentions that they had a hard time on Salisbury Plain with the weather, and he went there and to the Shorncliffe camp because of the cerebro-spinal fever epidemic. Comments about it. Hopes he had seen the Hutchinson collection. It was good of Marburg to put up the money for it. Replies that his Early Printed Medical Books paper is not ready yet. It will appear in the forthcoming volume of the Transactions of the Bibliographical Society. It is a heavy job. News of Revere. He is in the Officer's Training Corps, and hopes to go with Birkett, Campbell Howard and W.W. Francis. Will get training in ambulance work. Norman Gwyn came here and Osler got him a commission for France. Mentions that were it not for the Khaki, it would be the same in London. Mentions that he has been elected a member of the Roxburghe Club. He has been re-elected President of the Bibliographical Society. The latest book he bought was the Aldine 1495, princeps of Aristotle. Civilities.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
February 5, 1915
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
13, Norham Gardens
To: 
Jacobs, Henry Barton
City: 
Oxford
State: 
Oxfordshire
Country: 
England

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