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Subject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of some neutral salts made with vegetable acids, and with the salt of amber; which shews that vegetable acids differ from one another; and that the salt of amber is an acid of a particular kind, and not the same with that of sea salt, or of vitriol, as alledged by many chemical authors. By Donald Monro, M. D. Physician to His Majesty's Army, and to Saint George's Hospital. F. R. S.'

Read 14 January 1768

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L&P/5/2
Earliest possible date
1768
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
51 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Donald Monro

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Donald Monro, Paper, 'Of some neutral salts made with vegetable acids and that the salt of amber is a particular salt' by Donald Monro, 1768, L&P/5/2, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_2/paper-of-some-neutral-salts-made-with-vegetable-acids-and-that-the-salt-of-amber-is-a-particular-salt-by-donald-monro, accessed on 28 May 2024

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