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Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a remarkable fish, taken in King-Road, near Bristol: In a letter from Mr. James Ferguson, to Thomas Birch, D.D. Secret. R. S'

Read 2 June 1763

Reference number
L&P/4/160
Earliest possible date
05 May 1763
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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James Ferguson

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James Ferguson, Letter, 'Of a curious fish' from James Ferguson to Thomas Birch, 05 May 1763, L&P/4/160, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_4_160/letter-of-a-curious-fish-from-james-ferguson-to-thomas-birch, accessed on 23 May 2024

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