CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 38/84
Alt Ref No97
TitlePapers of David Skene: correspondence: Letter from John Ellis, Gray's Inn, London, to David Skene
Date4 January 1766
Extent1 item
Creator NameJohn Ellis (c.1710-1776), zoologist
DescriptionLetter from John Ellis, Gray's Inn, London, to David Skene in which he describes Lord Northington's conservatory and states that he encloses a sketch of it; he is sorry to hear of Skene's troubles with the Commissioners for Sick and Hurt Seamen and promises to do what he can if Skene will send him the details; he has received specimen of tamarisk sertularia and asks whether Skene has some pheasant's tail coralline; he refers to work of Donati; asks for specimens of sponges and refers to his paper on them, 4 January 1766.
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