Reference numberEL/C2/70
TitleTranslation of part of a letter from Nicolaus Cyrillus of Naples to William Rutty
DescriptionCyrillus's letter gives observations of the barometer used in his meteorological diary of Naples in 1730
He sends an account of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius during March 1730 which is from his meteorological diary
Cyrillus sends some silk from the nests of his tarantuala
Translation by Cromwell Mortimer
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialFor the account of the eruption of Vesuvius see 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 424, p 336
Related records in the catalogueRBO/15/83
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA518Rutty; William (1687 - 1730)1687 - 1730
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