`Demonstratio plantarum in horto Regio Parisiensi apud St Victor.’ Notes of lectures given in June and July 1670 by Denis Joncquet, physician and teacher of botany at the Jardin Royal. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.23.5.10

Dates

  • 1670. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    67 folio. Octavo.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The notes consist of a list of plants, giving the alternative names and medicinal uses of each.

    A note at the end (folio 67) is signed P M, and is followed by a brief extract from a lecture by Joncquet in 1669. Joncquet`s name is consistently mis-spelled Jouquet.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.

  • Custodial History

    The manuscript was presented to the Advocates’ Library in 1707 by James Sutherland, Professor of Botany at Edinburgh.

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