John Evelyn: 'Rules and observations in the propagation and planting of trees'

Scope and Content

An undated holograph manuscript, apparently in the hand of John Evelyn.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Received from the library of Sir Geoffrey Keynes, 1982.

Other Finding Aids

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Custodial History

Formerly part of the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps, MS 1365.

Related Material

Cambridge University Library holds a letter from Richard Bentley to John Evelyn, MS.Add.5952.


No. 2085 in Sir Geoffrey Keynes, Bibliotheca bibliographici (London, 1964), p. 213.