Reference numberMS/865/15
TitleLetter from Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and Duke of Aubigny, London, to Countess Clelia Grillo Borromea
Date12 October 1733
DescriptionLetter of introduction on behalf of Martin Folkes: 'he is a member of our Royal Society, & has been a great while our Vice-President, & I hope hereafter to see him our President. He was an intimate acquaintance of the Great Sr. Isaac Newton, for whose memory, as every man of learning must, he has the utmost veneration'.
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
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