Ref NoDA/ENG/2/SP/467
TitleThree letters to the Linnean Society regarding a plagiarised drawing of the 'Antelope Quadricornus' - Maj. Gen. Thomas Hardwick
DescriptionThree letters from Maj. Gen Thomas Hardwicke to the Linnean Society regarding a plagiarised drawing of the 'Antelope quadricornus' [Chikara], and accusing M. Devaucelle of Chandernagore with providing a copy for Cuvier's Hist. nat. des Mammifères, for which Hardwicke claims priority. The letters, dated the 15th of January [x2] and the 18th of January 1825, were read at a meeting of the Linnean Society.

With three watercolour drawings.
Date3 Jan 1823 - 18 Jan 1825
LevelSubSubSeries
Extent3 ff and 4 artworks
LanguageEnglish
Publn_NoteTrans. L.S., 14, 1825, pls.15 & 16
PrevRefNoSP/467
Creator NameHARDWICKE, Thomas
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Access_StatusOpen
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