RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 31a/519
Alt Ref NoMS 31/519
Date17 Feb 1854
LevelItem
Extent1 item
TitleEdward Gillett
DescriptionALS opens with discussion of where mistletoe grows. Mentions that he is sending Marshall a report on the flora of Melbourne just received. Gillett has a friend there, who has promised to bring back some seeds and dried plants. Hopes to obtain rarities in this way. Expresses astonishment at finding umbellifera in Australia. Talks of the word 'chase' in Newcastle on Tyne dialect meaning narrow passage between houses. Also mentions 'simnel'.
LanguageEnglish
FormatManuscript
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameGillett; Edward (fl 1854-1861)
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