Reference numberCLP/19/44
TitlePaper, 'Inquiries for Barbery [North Africa]' by the Royal Society
Date28 May 1669
DescriptionA list of 36 questions regarding Barbary, 'recommended by the Royal Society'. The first is 'What is the temperature of the air?' Answers to the queries are in records CLP/19/75 to CLP/19/77. 'Though many relations and descriptions of Turky be extant in print, yet they leave in many a desire of fuller information in the following particulars, lately drawn up, for the most part by Mr. H. and recommended to an ingeniuos gentleman, bound for that country; and desired also to be taken notice off by others, that may have occasion to visit the same.'

Subject: Geography / Exploration

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Inquiries for Turky'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1665.0131
Related records in the catalogueCLP/19/75
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