Reference numberCLP/22ii/6
TitlePaper, Account of Dr [Jean Claude Adrien] Helvetius' book 'Idee Generale de l'Oeconomie animale et observations sur la petite verole [General idea of animal economics and observations on smallpox]' by William Rutty
DescriptionNotes that Helvetius, physician in Ordinary to the King of France. Discusses his book, printed at Paris in 1722. Read to the Royal Society on 2 May 1723.

Subject: Medicine
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8308Helvetius; Jean Claude Adrian (1685 - 1755)1685 - 1755
NA518Rutty; William (1687 - 1730)1687 - 1730
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