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Paper, 'Description of a new fungus' by John Martyn

Reference number: L&P/1/345

Date: 21 January 1745


Contains one coloured plate.

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a new species of fungus, by John Martyn, F. R. S. Prof. Bot. Cantab. communicated in a letter to the President'

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21 January 1745
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Ink on paper and plate
Page extent
7 pages

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John Martyn

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