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Concerning experiments with the Jamaica mineral 'minera veneris'; discussing 'Cortex Aromaticus' and 'Cortex Elentherius', which the Spanish mix with tobacco

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01 August 1714
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Richard Waller

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Richard Waller, Letter, from Richard Waller to Dr Hoyes, 01 August 1714, EL/W3/91, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 25 June 2024

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