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Subject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a curious giant's causeway, or group of angular columns, newly discovered in the Euganean Hills, near Padua, in Italy. In a letter from John Strange, Esq. F.R.S. to Sir John Pringle, Bart. P.R.S.'

Read 15 June 1775

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John Strange

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John Strange, Letter, 'A Giant's Causeway near Padua' from John Strange to John Pringle, 1775, L&P/6/123, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 June 2024

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