Reference numberLBO/24/6
Alternative reference numberLBO/24/7
TitleCopy letter from Claude Joseph Geoffroy, Paris, to the President
Date29 September 1737
Description ' Concerning the Experimetn of rendering the bones of Animals red by Madder Root : the illsuccess of Olive Oil in curing the Viper's Bite : a Phosphorous like Mr Godfrey's made at Paris : and the Astronomers measuremetnnof the Earth. '

Translated and read to the Royal Society on 27 October 1737
Access statusOpen
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NA7765Geoffroy; Claude Joseph (1685 - 1752)1685 - 1752
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