Reference numberCLP/16/39
TitlePaper, 'Memorabilia nonnulla lacus Vetteri' [On Lake Vättern, Sweden] by Urbanus Hiärne
DescriptionHiärne follows on from descriptions of Vättern by Olaus Magnus, presenting his own observations on the lake. Found amongst Robert Hooke's papers by Richard Waller.

Subject: Geography

Read to the Royal Society on 13 June 1705

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Memorabilia nonnulla Lacus Vetteri, auctore urbano Hearne, M. D. Serenissimæ Reg. Majest. Suecicæ Archiatro, & Conciliario Collegij Metallici ord. nec non Societat. Regiæ Londinensis Socio'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1704.0071
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