Record

Reference numberRBO/11/47
Alternative reference numberRBO.11.173
LevelItem
Title'Description Virtues and Use of a certain Bark call'd in French Du Chaeril and in Latin Cortex Elatherii done into English from the Memoires of the Royal Academy of Sciences with some Observations relating to its history and a Comparison between it and the Cortex Thuris of Dioscorides by J Douglas'
Date1721
DescriptionDiscussing medicinal properties of the bark
A specimen was brought to the Royal Society
Read to the Royal Society on 8 February 1721
LanguageLatin
English
Extent7 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/13/159
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