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Letter, from John Beale to Robert Boyle, dated at Yeovil, Somerset

Reference number: EL/OB/133

Date: 12 October 1670

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Concerning a woman whose sores hurt when the plague had struck people who lived thirty miles away from her; other details about the plague; discussing dreams; concerns predicting comets

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EL/OB/133
Earliest possible date
12 October 1670
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Beale

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John Beale, Letter, from John Beale to Robert Boyle, dated at Yeovil, Somerset, 12 October 1670, EL/OB/133, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_ob_133/letter-from-john-beale-to-robert-boyle-dated-at-yeovil-somerset, accessed on 24 July 2024

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