Reference numberL&P/3/264
TitlePaper, 'Of the origin and uses of the lymphatic vessels. Extracts from the Gulstonian lectures of 1755' by Mark Akenside
DescriptionSubject: Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Observations on the origin and use of the lymphatic vessels of animals: being an extract from the Gulstonian lectures, read in the theatre of the College of Physicians of London, in June 1755'

Read 10 November 1757
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1757.0041
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7861Akenside; Mark (1721 - 1770)1721 - 1770
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