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University of Chicago Library

Guide to the Lazzaro Spallanzani Papers 1768-1793

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Spallanzani, Lazzaro. Correspondence

Dates:

1768-1793

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 145

Size:

10 p. (32 cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Contains letters from Spallanzani to Fortunato Mandelli, Leopoldo Marco Antonio Caldani,and an unknown correspondent. Also includes a 19th-century copy after Angelo Pallaveri, "Commemorazione di Lazzaro Spallanzani," that contains a short biography and list of Spallanzani's works.

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Spallanzani, Lazzaro. Papers, Crerar Ms 145, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Contains letters from Spallanzani to Fortunato Mandelli, Leopoldo Marco Antonio Caldani,and an unknown correspondent. Also includes a 19th-century copy after Angelo Pallaveri, "Commemorazione di Lazzaro Spallanzani," that contains a short biography and list of Spallanzani's works.I) Lazzaro Spallanzani, Modena, to Fortunato Mandelli, Venezia, March 8, 1768, A.L.S., 1 p.; II) Lazzaro Spallanzani, Padua, to Leopold Marco Antonio Caldani, December 24, 1787, A.L.S., 5 p.; III) Lazzaro Spallanzani, Scandiano, to an unidentified person, November 11, 1793, A.L.S., 1 p.; IV) holograph, 19th-century copy in Italian after Angelo Pallaveri, "Commemorazione di Lazzaro Spallanzani," (Brecia: 1870) featuring short biography and list of Spallanzani's works, 1 p.; V) [20th century?] holograph notes, 2 p.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 145