Reference numberNLB/69/515
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p272
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mrs. P. F. Gibson, Paris
Date26 May 1926
DescriptionAnswers an enquiry regarding the election of Daniel Coxe. That in 15 March 1664/5 he was proposed by Dr. Wilkins, and was elected on 22 March. States the Coxe appears to be a physician based on his paper 'A way of extracting a volatil salt and spirit out of vegetables' in Transactions (1674).Ends that no more information could be found.
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