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Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter from John Ellis, Esq; F. R. S. to the President, on the coluber cerastes, or horned viper of Egypt'

Read 11 December 1766

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L&P/4/352
Earliest possible date
1766
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Ellis

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John Ellis, Letter, 'Of Coluber cerastes, the horned viper of Egypt' from John Ellis to James Douglas, 1766, L&P/4/352, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_4_352/letter-of-coluber-cerastes-the-horned-viper-of-egypt-from-john-ellis-to-james-douglas, accessed on 22 June 2024

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