Reference numberEL/W4/5
TitleExtract of a letter from Stephen Williams, dated at Plymouth
DescriptionOriginal dated 2 July 1735

Account of the effects of a viper bite on William Oliver and the application of his 'specifick' (oil of olives) upon the wound, which proved antidotal; the same 'specifick' was applied to puppies, cats and pigeons who had been bitten by vipers
Extent3 sides
Place originPlymouth, Devon, England
Origin coordinates50.37153, -4.14305
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 40, no 445, p 26
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA571Williams; Stephen (c 1701 - 1741)c 1701 - 1741
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