Reference numberCLP/12ii/58
TitleTranslation of a letter, 'Sir Hans Sloane's letter to the Marquis de Caumont, concerning this stone' by Hans Sloane
DescriptionSloane responds to a letter from the Marquis de Caumont [Joseph de Seytres] with his observations on bladder stones passed by patients and bladder stones in his collection of curiosities. Engraved figure of bladder stones attached.

Subject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Sir Hans Sloane, Bart. Pr. R. S. his answer to the Marquis de Caumont's letter, concerning this stone'.

Translated from Latin by Tho [Thomas] Stack. Read to the Royal Society on 18 March 1735.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1737.0061
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 40 (1737), p 374
For Marquis de Caumont's letter see CLP/12ii/59
Related records in the catalogueCLP/12ii/59
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
NA5443Stack; Thomas (- 1756) - 1756
NA1182Seytres; Joseph de (1688 - 1745); Marquis de Caumont1688 - 1745
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