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Subject: Chemistry

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of some chemical experiments on tabasheer'

Read 7 July 1791

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Paper, 'Account of some chemical experiments on tabasheer' by James Louis Macie, 1791, L&P/9/211, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 July 2024

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