Reference numberEL/L5/123
TitleEdward Lhwyd, dated at Pembroke, to Martin Lister
CreatorLhwyd; Edward (1659-1709); naturalist; philologist; keeper of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Date5 June 1698
DescriptionObservations of some figured stones found in Gloucestershire and Monmouthshire; discusses work by Pezron - that Greek, Roman and Celtic languages have a common origin - this agrees with Lhwyd's own observations on this subject, but that he had not worked out whether Celtic was the mother language
Extent1 side
Place originPembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Origin coordinates51.67464, -4.91286
NotesLhwyd also spelt Lloyd and Lhuyd
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 20, no 243, p 279
Related records in the catalogueCLP/22i/48
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8382Lister; Martin (1639 - 1712); physician and naturalist1639 - 1712
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