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Letter, 'Of the earthquake' from William Cooper to the Royal Society

Reference number: L&P/2/69

Date: 22 March 1750


Subject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A Letter from the Rev. Stephen Hales D D. & F. R. S. to the President, serving to inclose a Letter to him from Walter Bowman Esq; concerning an earthquake felt at East Molesey in Surry, on March 14. 1749-50'

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