Reference numberMS/865
TitleLetters of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and Duke of Aubigny, to Martin Folkes
DescriptionPersonal and scientific letters including material on Royal Society business, notably elections. Contains descriptions of hydra experiments, notably Richmond's account of Abraham Trembley's laboratory published in the Society's Philosophical Transactions. With a Masonic Calendar.
Extent36 items
Physical descriptionLoose papers boxed, 5 folders in 1 MS Box large
Access statusOpen
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