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111 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 24 Nov [1913]

Smith writes to thank Bullock for clarifying the confusion regarding the Harley manuscripts 5086 and 6398, ‘Boke of Medycin’ and ‘Boke of Marchalsi’, to ask Bullock to arrange photography of them. Smith also asks for help understanding…

112 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 25 Nov [1913]

Smith writes about his request for a photograph of the Harley manuscripts 5086 and 6398, ‘the Boke of Marchalsi’. He also mentions waiting for a translation and information before he can finish studying the 15th century veterinary literature.

113 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Fred Bullock, 25 Nov 1913

Bullock writes about Smith’s request for a photograph of the Harley manuscripts 5086 and 6398, ‘the Boke of Marchalsi’. He also responds to Smith’s questions regarding terminology of horse ailments, St Archangel, and quittor.

114 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Fred Bullock, 26 Nov 1913

Bullock writes to provide transcription and details about the Harley manuscripts 5086 and 6398, ‘the Boke of Marchalsi’, and advise Smith about reproducing a page in his book. Some of the content of this letter is the same as another letter…

115 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Fred Bullock, 26 Nov 1913

Bullock writes to provide transcription and details about the Harley manuscripts 5086 and 6398, ‘the Boke of Marchalsi’. The content of this letter is broadly the same as another letter by Bullock dated the same date – FS/3/1/4/114…

120 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 17 Dec 1913

Smith writes about searching for a copy of ‘The Properties and Medeycines for a Horse’, printed by Wynkyn de Worde. Smith also thanks Bullock for his advice regarding reproducing a page of ‘the Boke of Marchalsi’. Smith adds…

121 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 19 Dec 1913

Smith writes about searching for a copy of ‘The Properties and Medeycines for a Horse’, printed by Wynkyn de Worde, and intending to use the catalogues of Cambridge manuscripts. Smith also mentions sending manuscript of…

122 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 31 Dec 1913

Smith writes about various research subjects including: William Bunton’s ‘The Description of Leicestershire; ‘Properties and Medeycines for a Horse’; ‘Anthropomelamorphosis’ by John Bulwer; works by Thomas Frognall Dibdin; ‘Natural History of…

1 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 5 Jan 1914

Smith writes to ask Bullock to search for ‘Properties and Medeycines for a Horse’ in the catalogues of the London Library, the Royal Institution and the Antiquary Society. He mentions that he is also considering sending…

2 – Letter to Fred Bullock from Frederick Smith, 25 Jan 1914

Smith writes to thank Bullock for his notes regarding a manuscript held at Trinity College [Cambridge?], and that he may get a photograph of it. Smith also says that he has given up his search for ‘Properties and Medeycines…