Record

Reference numberCLP/10i/36
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'A further and more exact account of the same' by Reverend George Camelli [Georg Joseph Kamel] to John Ray and James Petiver
Date[1690s]
DescriptionDetailed description of nuces vomicas [nux vomica, also known as strychnine tree] by Camelli [Kamel], a Jesuit missionary based in the Phillippines.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A further and more exact account of the same, sent in a letter from Father Camelli, to Mr. John Ray, and Mr. James Petiver, Fellows of the Royal Society.'

An account by another Jesuit priest sent along with Kamel's letter found at CLP/10i/37.
LanguageLatin
Extent6p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1699.0019
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 21, no 250, p 88
Related records in the catalogueRBO/8/63
CLP/10i/37
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6857Petiver; James (c1663 - 1718); botanist and entomologistc1663 - 1718
NA8403Ray; John (1627 - 1705)1627 - 1705
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