PARR, Bartholomew. 15539



Autograph Letter Signed, to Cadel & Davies, Bookseller in the Strand, agreeing to publish some essays and mentioning his Dictionary. 1 page 8 x 6½ inches, with a few lines and signature overleaf, address panel (torn at seal, with other blemishes), a few marginal tears, otherwise good. Exeter, 26 March 1809. Bartholomew Parr M.D. (1750-1810), medical writer, author of London Medical Dictionary (1809). “The accumulating burdens of the Dictionary prevented my thinking on the subject, but since my bonds have been broken asunder, & my mind a little recruited, I have looked at them …”