Reference numberLBO/25/74
Alternative reference numberLBO/25/290
TitleCopy letter from Monsieur du Hamel du Monceaux, Paris, to the President [Hans Sloane]
Date10 May 1739
Description ' Concerning the French Translation of the Philosophical Transactions : and inclosing the subsequent Accounts of his Experimentsand Observations on the Property of Madder Root in tinging the Bones of Animals os a red Colour. '

Translated and read to the Royal Society on 24 May 1739
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