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Original dated 5 May 1731 at Bologna
Case of the lady of Cesena who was found burnt to ashes in her chamber - an hypothesis about lightning given
Philip Zollman's translation follows the transcription of the letter
Read to the Royal Society on 13 January 1731

Reference number
RBO/16/37
Earliest possible date
1732
Page extent
24 pages
Format
Manuscript

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'An account of an uncommon Accident by Fire by the Marquis Massei Casena', 1732, RBO/16/37, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rbo_16_37/an-account-of-an-uncommon-accident-by-fire-by-the-marquis-massei-casena, accessed on 25 June 2024

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