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Letter, from John Marsham to Henry Oldenburg

Reference number: EL/M1/75

Date: 24 June 1675


Transcribes a letter which Marsham had sent to Pierre de Carcavy
Concerning neokoros, a person who is in charge of a temple or a temple-sweeper
'Neokoros' is a transliteration from the Greek

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24 June 1675
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2 pages

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Sir; John Marsham

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Sir; John Marsham, Letter, from John Marsham to Henry Oldenburg, 24 June 1675, EL/M1/75, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 April 2024

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