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Reference numberL&P/1/177
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Account extracted from Edinburgh Town Council books of a disease at Edinburgh (French pox)' by Mackay
Date1742
DescriptionPaper with figure.

Subject: Epidemiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Part of a letter from Mr. Macky, Professor of History, to Mr. MacLaurin, Professor of Mathematics in the University of Edinburgh, and by him communicated to the President of the Royal Society; being an extract from the books of the Town-Council of Edinburgh, relating to a disease there, supposed to be venereal, in the Year 1497'

Read 17 March 1742.
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper and illustration
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0071
Related records in the catalogueL&P/1/177/1
L&P/1/177/2
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