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A letter of recommendation for Dr Samuel Colepresse to be elected to the council of the Royal Society. The letter is signed by Brouncker but written in another hand.

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12 February 1668
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
1 page

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William Brouncker

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William Brouncker, Letter, from William Brouncker to the Council of the Royal Society, 12 February 1668, EL/B1/5, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 14 July 2024

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