Reference numberLBO/25/67
Alternative reference numberLBO/25/252
TitleCopy letter from Claude Joseph Geoffroy, Paris, to the President [Hans Sloane]
Date12 April 1739
Description ' Extracts of a Letter from Monsieur Geoffroy to the President, concerning t he french translation of the Philosophical Transactions ; the Subject of the last publick Meeting of the Royal Academy of Sciences : Monsieur Du Hamel's Experiments of tinging the Bones of Animals red with the Madder Root : and a Dispute subsisting between two Academicians concerning the Calculus integralis. '

Translated and read to the Royal Society on 12 April 1739
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