Reference numberEL/Q/4
TitleTranslation of an extract of a letter from Jean de le Quintinye to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorLa Quintinie; Jean de (1626-1688); French horticulturalist; lawyer
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
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialOriginal is EL/Q/3
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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