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Reference numberCLP/10ii/3
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Observations on some of the plants in New England, with remarkable instances of the nature and power of vegetation' in a letter from Paul Dudley to the publisher
Date1720s
DescriptionDudley describes the fruit of apple trees, pear trees, and peach trees and compares them to English varieties. He also describes the physical appearance of buttonwood [American sycamore] trees, sassafras trees, and locust trees, as well as the heartiness of pumpkin seeds and corn.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observations on some of the Plants in New-England, with remarkable instances of the nature and power of vegetation. In a letter to the publisher from the Honourable Paul Dudley, Esq; F. R. S'.

Read to the Royal Society on 4 February 1724.
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1724.0047
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 33 (1724), p 194
Related records in the catalogueRBO/12/10
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7811Dudley; Paul (1675 - 1751)1675 - 1751
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