Reference numberRBO/15/6
Alternative reference numberRBO.15.74
Title'An account of Letters found in the middle Substance of a beech Tree' by J T Klein
DescriptionOriginal letter dated 19 October 1730 at Danzig (Gdansk)
When a beech tree was felled near Elbinge in 1727 several letters appeared inside when the trunk was sawn into pieces
Provides details about what other authors have said about this phenomenon
Original figures attached
Read to the Royal Society on 18 June 1730
Extent5 sides
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Access statusOpen
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NA7788Klein; Jacobus Theodorus (1685 - 1759)1685 - 1759
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