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Subject: Zoology

Read 6 April 1769

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06 April 1769
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Ink on paper
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2 pages

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Sidney Swinney

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Sidney Swinney, Paper, 'Of Macao monkeys' by Sidney Swinney, 06 April 1769, L&P/5/88, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 19 June 2024

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    Dates: 1741-1806

    'Letters and Papers' contains the scientific correspondence sent to the Royal Society through the 18th century, many of which were published in its journal.

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