Reference numberCLP/10i/46
TitlePaper, 'A farther account of the same tree' by William Sherard
DescriptionAccount regarding a poison wood tree by Sherard recounting an account he had heard from Mr [Robert] More, who had heard the account from Mr Dudley. The account describes the appearance, growth, and effect of the poison wood tree on individuals. The paper was sent alongside seeds of the tree collected by Mr [Mark] Catesby.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Farther account of the same tree'.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1720.0037
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 31 (1720), p 147
Related records in the catalogueRBO/11/27
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5817Sherard; William (1659 - 1728)1659 - 1728
NA7509More; Robert (1703 - 1780)1703 - 1780
NA6784Catesby; Mark (1683 - 1749)1683 - 1749
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