Record

Reference numberRBO/17/41
Alternative reference numberRBO.17.264
LevelItem
TitleBarometric observations to determine the height of Mount Gothard by John James Scheuchzer, from a collection of papers entitled 'Otia aestivalia' sent to Hans Sloane
Date1732
DescriptionAbstract of a treatise entitled 'nova ex summis Alphibus in folio' recently printed
Read to the Royal Society on 18 January 1732
LanguageLatin
Extent5 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/15/ page 221
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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