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Subject: Geography/Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extract of a letter from Mr. Alexander Small, surgeon to the train of artillery at Minorca, to Sir John Pringle, Bart. P.R.S. Dated St. Philip's Aug. 8, 1775,'

Read 18 April 1776

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L&P/6/171
Earliest possible date
08 August 1775
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'Of Minorca' from Alexander Small to John Pringle, 08 August 1775, L&P/6/171, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_6_171/letter-of-minorca-from-alexander-small-to-john-pringle, accessed on 18 June 2024

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