Reference numberMS/865/29
TitleLetter from Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and Duke of Aubigny, Charlton, to Martin Folkes, Queen Square, near Bloomsbury, London
Date22 February 1743
DescriptionHe longs to hear of the arrival of 'the pollipus's' [hydra]. Richmond asks what Folkes has done with the dissertation of Duhamel [Henry-Louis Duhamel du Monceau] on calluses. He hopes it is not lost and encourages Folkes to read it to the Royal Society. Richmond will be in town on Tuesday or Wednesday next.
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
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