Letter 0592

George Harris to Hans Sloane – August 25, 1699

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Date: August 25, 1699
Author: George Harris
Recipient: Hans Sloane

Library: British Library, London
Manuscript: Sloane MS 4037
Folio: ff. 319-320

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Harris tells Sloane that he called on Captain Halley as Sloane had instructed him. Halley could not see him. Harris says that he will not be able to send Sloane letters once he leaves on the ship. He discusses his upcoming trip.

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