Reference numberRBO/14/27
Alternative reference numberRBO.14.129
Title'Explication de la nouvelle Table Chronologique de l'histoire Chinoise' by Father Johannes Franciscus Fouquet, a Jesuit and Bishop of Eleutheropolis
DescriptionExplaining the new chronological table of the Chinese history
Sent by Fr Guillemeau, a Barnabite at Paris, to Hans Sloane
Table showing Chinese year letters and hour letters from 'Philosophical Transactions' is attached
Read to the Royal Society on 31 December 1730
Extent18 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialEnglish translation printed in 'Philosophical Transactions' vol 36, no 415, p 397
Related records in the catalogueCLP/16/17
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