Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Description

Includes comments on reverse by Wollaston.

Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Particulars of a fact, nearly similar to that related by Lord Morton, communicated to the President, in a letter from Daniel Giles, Esq'.

Read 23 November 1820.

Reference number
PT/15/4
Earliest possible date
10 November 1820
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Daniel Giles

Use this record

Citation

Daniel Giles, Paper, 'Particulars of a fact nearly similar to that related by Lord Morton' by Daniel Giles in a letter to William Hyde Wollaston, 10 November 1820, PT/15/4, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_15_4/paper-particulars-of-a-fact-nearly-similar-to-that-related-by-lord-morton-by-daniel-giles-in-a-letter-to-william-hyde-wollaston, accessed on 16 April 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/pt_15_4/paper-particulars-of-a-fact-nearly-similar-to-that-related-by-lord-morton-by-daniel-giles-in-a-letter-to-william-hyde-wollaston" title="Paper, 'Particulars of a fact nearly similar to that related by Lord Morton' by Daniel Giles in a letter to William Hyde Wollaston" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Philosophical Transactions

    Dates: 1802-1865

    The 'Philosophical Transactions' collection comprises manuscript versions of papers published in The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the world’s first and longest continuously running journal dedicated to science.

    View collection