Reference numberL&P/5/142
TitlePaper, 'Of Mr Tuberville Needham's conjecture as to the connexion between Egyptian hieroglyphics and the Chinese charters' by Charles Morton
DescriptionSubject: Linguistics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extract from the journals of the Royal Society, June 23, 1768, respecting a letter addressed to the Society by a member of House of Jesuits at Pekin [Beijing] in China; by Charles Morton, M.D. Sec. R. S. and Fellow of the Imperial Acadd. Natur. Curios. & Petropol. and of the Royal Academy of Gottingen'

Read 10 November 1763
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1769.0066
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1286Morton; Charles (1716 - 1799)1716 - 1799
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