Record

Reference numberL&P/1/84
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Concerning the case of the woman who continues to speak without a tongue; the case of Margaret Cutting' from Edward Milward to Cromwell Mortimer
Date26 April 1742
DescriptionSubject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of Margaret Cutting, a young woman, now living at Wickham Market in Suffolk, who speaks readily and intelligibly, though she has lost her tongue'.

Read 29 April 1742.
Extent7p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0037
Related records in the catalogueL&P/1/85
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6808Milward; Edward (c 1712 - 1757)c 1712 - 1757
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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