Library: British Library, London
Manuscript: Sloane MS 4044
Folio: ff. 56-57
Microfilm: The History of Science and Technology Series One: The Papers of Sir Hans Sloane, 1660-1753 From the British Library, London Part 1: Science & Society, 1660-1773 Reel 5 Sloane Mss. 4044, 4045 98463
Date of letter (as written): June 6, 1715 (Gregorian)
Standardised date: 1715-06-06
Letter Origin (as written): from Mr. Bickerstaffs house near the Swan tavern at Chelsey
Letter Destination (as written): To Doctor Hans Sloane at his house in Bloomsbury Square London
Sir Hans Sloane
Letter written about self or others: Self
Single or Multiple Sufferers: Single Sufferer
Patients Mentioned in Letter:
Antony Picenini (Male)
Age of Patient:
Description of Patient: Picenini is recovering from a surgical procedure.
Previous Treatment: Minor surgical procedure. See: Sloane MS 4044, fol. 41.
Ongoing Treatment: He moved from a room on St Albans Street to 'the Swan Tavern at Chelsey' hoping the change in air will benefit him.
Other Notes:Picenini assures Sloane that he will soon be fit for travel. Antony Picenini was a physician.