An abstract of letter from the worsbipful John Evelyn Esq; sent to one of the secretaries of the R. society concerning the dammage to his gardens by the preceding Winter

@article{EvelynAnAO,
  title={An abstract of letter from the worsbipful John Evelyn Esq; sent to one of the secretaries of the R. society concerning the dammage to his gardens by the preceding Winter},
  author={John Evelyn},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  volume={14},
  pages={559 - 563}
}
  • J. Evelyn
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
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Hard Frost, 1684

A series of severe winters in the seventeenth century moved observers to attend carefully to the weather and to attribute a powerful agency to the cold. Drawing on Hippocratic theories on how