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Saxe, Simon (fl. 1767)

Date
1767
Reference
MS.7555/18
Part of
Miscellaneous: Low Countries, 18th-19th centuries
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About this work

Description

Specimen of Saxe's handwriting, in French, with an endorsement in another hand stating that the sample was taken at Leiden and that Saxe, despite having neither hands nor feet, can write, dance, thread a needle, climb a ladder and play the violin.

Publication/Creation

1767

Physical description

1 item

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from Richard Aspin and Christopher Hilton's typescript supplement to S.A.J Moorat's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

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