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Reference numberEL/Q/4
LevelItem
TitleTranslation of an extract of a letter from Jean de le Quintinye to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorLa Quintinie; Jean de (1626-1688); French horticulturalist; lawyer
Date1663
DescriptionOriginal was in French and dated 15 June 1663
Details about growing melons, keeping the seeds, and about ripening them
Read to the Royal Society on 17 June 1663
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialOriginal is EL/Q/3
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/7f7108a7-61c4-4290-9ce0-06c7f1eb3da2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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