|Title||Mutilated manuscript given by Sir Joseph Banks, 6 January 1779|
|Description||"Valerius Cordus was the son of Ennius Cordues, was born in 1515, and was unfortunately, when on his way to Rome in 1544, killed by a horse. His works are rare and the editions Xiosionides which he published are still thought valuable".|
MM/1/23 and MM/1/24 describe Banks giving a copy of a work by Cordus to Thomas Pollfield.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist||1744 - 1820|