Five letters to Sir Joseph Banks Baronet President of the Royal Society on the subject of cochineal insects, discovered at Madras, by James Anderson M.D. With a copper plate engraving annexed, of the different insects, mentioned in the Letters, from the Drawings of Baron Reichel. Also an engraving of the Opuntia major spinulis obtusus mollibus, & innocentibus, and the Plan of a Nopalry in the Bishoprick of Guaxaca in the Kingdom of Mexico, Extracted from the Second Volume of Sir Hans Sloane's History of Jamaica, for the use of Country Gentlemen who may be disposed to make Plantations, and are not in possession of that Work

Main Author: Anderson, James
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Madras printed by Charles Ford. At the Honorable Company's Press 1787, MDCCLXXXVII. [1787]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:A further nine letters were published in 1787-1788. - English Short Title Catalog, T62875. - Reproduction of original from British Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],13,[1]p.,plates) 2°