Ref NoDA/ENG/2/SP/475
Title'Account of the trees producing Myrrh and Frankincense...' - Major William Cornwallis Harris
DescriptionPaper by Major William Cornwallis Harris giving an "account of the trees producing myrrh and frankincense, as found in those parts of the Red Sea & Indian Ocean, whence those gums were obtained in the first dawn of commerce", which was read at a meeting of the Linnean Society.

With a packet of specimens of Frankincense and two letters relating to the paper.
Date19 Dec 1843
Extent6 ff and 2 letters
Publn_NoteP.L.S., 1, p.181
Creator NameHARRIS, William Cornwallis
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