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Reference numberCLP/10ii/5
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'An account of the cinnamon tree in Ceylon and its several sorts' by Albertus Seba
Date1720s
DescriptionDetails about different types of cinnamon and about trade in cinnamon; details about its medicinal qualities. Communicated by the Chief Inspector of the cinnamon trade and manufacture in Ceylon [Sri Lanka] to Albertus Seba, a druggist in Amsterdam.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the cinnamon tree in Ceylon, and its several sorts'.

Translated from Latin by Dr [Johann Jakob] Scheuzer [Scheuchzer]. Read to the Royal Society on 15 February 1727.
Extent31p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1729.0012
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 36 (1729), p 97
Related records in the catalogueRBO/13/23
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA312Seba; Albertus (1665 - 1736)1665 - 1736
NA1410Scheuchzer; Johann Jakob (1672 - 1733)1672 - 1733
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