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Letter, 'The writer claims priority over Dr Monro, as having injected the lacteals of a tortoise 5 years ago' from William Hewson to Matthew Maty

Reference number: L&P/5/65

Date: 10 January 1769

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Subject: Zoology

Read 19 January 1769

Reference number
L&P/5/65
Earliest possible date
10 January 1769
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Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Hewson

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William Hewson, Letter, 'The writer claims priority over Dr Monro, as having injected the lacteals of a tortoise 5 years ago' from William Hewson to Matthew Maty, 10 January 1769, L&P/5/65, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_65/letter-the-writer-claims-priority-over-dr-monro-as-having-injected-the-lacteals-of-a-tortoise-5-years-ago-from-william-hewson-to-matthew-maty, accessed on 21 April 2024

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