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Subject: Archaeology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extracts of two letters to Thomas Hollis, Esq; concerning the late discoveries at Herculaneum. Extract of a letter from Camillo Paderni dated at Naples, January 1755'

Read 10 April 1755

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10 September 1754
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4 pages

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Camillo Paderni

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Camillo Paderni, Letter, 'Of discoveries at Herculanaeum' from Camillo Paderni to Thomas Hollis, 10 September 1754, L&P/3/5, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 23 April 2024

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