Reference numberCLP/10ii/9
TitlePaper, 'An account of the culture and management of saffron in England' by Dr James Douglas
DescriptionPaper by Douglas discussing the growing of crocuses between Saffron Walden [Essex] and Cambridgeshire - the 'country of Saffron'. Douglas lists charges and profits for growing saffron at end of paper.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the culture and management of Saffron in England, by James Douglas, M. D. Med. Regin. Extr. & S. R. S'.

Read to the Royal Society on 7 November 1728.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1727.0060
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 35 (1728), p 566
Related records in the catalogueRBO/13/63
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5719Douglas; James (1675 - 1742); physician1675 - 1742
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