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Reference numberEL/C2/70
LevelItem
TitleTranslation of part of a letter from Nicolaus Cyrillus of Naples to William Rutty
Date1731
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
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
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
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/7be22303-c051-414f-8c52-ef6e68a186c3
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA518Rutty; William (1687 - 1730)1687 - 1730
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