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Letter, from William Musgrave to Hans Sloane, dated at Exeter

Reference number: EL/M1/118

Date: 14 May 1713


Sends the paper on 'De Legionibus' about the number of legions and the number of soldiers in the Roman armies; has added two inscriptions found in small letters; wishes the paper to be published (see 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 28, no 337, p 80)
Read to the Royal Society on 25 June 1713

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William Musgrave

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William Musgrave, Letter, from William Musgrave to Hans Sloane, dated at Exeter, 14 May 1713, EL/M1/118, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 June 2024

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