Record

Reference numberL&P/9/111
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Inquiry into the nature of the motions of the Mimosa Pudica or sensitive plant' by John Lindsay
Date15 July 1788
DescriptionSubject: Botany

Sent from Jamaica, illustrations originally contained in this paper were separated and included in a later version of the paper sent by the author in 1790.
The author is likely the illegitimate son of Sir John Lindsay, Royal Navy Officer, posted in the West Indies between 1757 and 1765.

Read date not given as the newer version is still to be read in 1790.
Extent35p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueL&P/9/199
L&P/9/199/3
L&P/9/199/1
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