News | Published:

Early Science at the Royal Society

Nature volume 113, page 733 (17 May 1924) | Download Citation



May 11, 1664. A letter concerning the transplanting of the East-India spices in the West-Indies, was ordered to be communicated to Mr. Povey, in order to recommend that work to the council for foreign plantations; and Mr. Povey gave some account of what had been formerly in design concerning it, and promised to promote the same with all possible vigour and to report the progress.

About this article

Publication history





    By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.

    Newsletter Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing