Reference numberEL/H3/81
TitleLetter, from Dr W Holbrooke to W Cole
CreatorHolbrooke; W (fl 1710)
DescriptionDetails of the medicine prescribed to a man who voided stones in his faeces
On the reverse is the reply of W Cole
Read to the Royal Society on 15 November 1710
Place originManchester, Greater Manchester, England
Origin coordinates53.48095, -2.23743
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialExtract printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 27, no 325, p 28
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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