Letter 1261

Marinus van Vrybergen to Hans Sloane – July 13, 1706

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Date: July 13, 1706
Author: Marinus van Vrybergen
Recipient: Hans Sloane

Library: British Library, London
Manuscript: Sloane MS 4040
Folio: ff. 191-192

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Van Vrijbergen requests information on the Trainer collection. He reminds Sloane that he wants to borrow a book.

Marinus van Vrijbergen (1657-1711) was the Dutch envoy to Queen Anne from 1702 until his death in 1711 (James Frederick Chance, Leopold George Wickham Legg, British Diplomatic Instructions 1699-1789, v 32, Offices of the Society, 1922, p 32).

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