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Reference numberEL/T/67
LevelItem
TitleJohn Thorpe, dated at University College, Oxford, to Petiver
Date24 July 1704
DescriptionAccount of a 'worm' found in the cells between the 'lamina' of the 'os frontis' of a sheep's brain; provides quotes from historical writers of medicine on this topic
Read to the Royal Society on 8 November 1704
LanguageEnglish
Extent7 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 24, no 295, p 1800
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