Reference numberL&P/2/294
TitlePaper, 'Traite du corail [Coral milking]' by Jean Andre Peysonnel
DescriptionSubject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a manuscript treatise presented to the Royal Society, intituled, Traité du corail, contenant les nouvelles decouvertes, qu' on a fait sur le corail, les pores, madrepores, scharras, litophitons, eponges, et autres corpset productions, quela mer fournit, pour servir a l'historie naturelle de la mer; that is to say, A treatise upon coral, and several other productions furnish'd by the sea, in order to illustrate the natural history thereof, by the Sieur de Peyssonnel, M. D'

Read 7 May 1752
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1751.0076
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