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Sends a box of foreign drugs from Amsterdam on the instruction of General Count Marsigli
Read to the Royal Society on 1 July 1725

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Albertus Seba

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Albertus Seba, Extract of a letter, from Albert Seta to Hans Sloane, EL/S2/59, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 18 June 2024

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    Dates: 1613-1740

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