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Contains plate.

Subject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of the impressions of plants on the slates of coals: In a letter to the Right Honourable George Earl of Macclesfield, President of the R. S. from Mr, Emanuel Mendes da Costa, F. R. S'

Read 28 April 1757

Reference number
L&P/3/243
Earliest possible date
27 April 1757
Physical description
Ink on paper and plate
Page extent
14 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Emanuel Mendes da Costa

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Emanuel Mendes da Costa, Paper, 'On vegetable impressions in the coal seams' by Emanuel Mendes da Costa, 27 April 1757, L&P/3/243, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_243/paper-on-vegetable-impressions-in-the-coal-seams-by-emanuel-mendes-da-costa, accessed on 24 July 2024

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