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12 pages in French, with 8 pages of English translation.

Subject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Mons. Faget's remarks on the use, c. of the styptic, purchased by His Most Christian Majesty; communicated by James Theobald, Esq; F. R. S'

Read 30 November 1752

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Jean Baptiste Faget

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Jean Baptiste Faget, Paper, 'Of a syptic in bleeding' by Jean Baptiste Faget, 1752, L&P/2/332, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 June 2024

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