Reference numberCLP/24/25a
TitleLetter, from Henry Oldenburg to Renatus Franciscus Slusius
Datec.17th century
DescriptionRefers to the publishing of certain books that will appear soon. The books in question are: Dr. Willis' 'De anima et morbis capitis', Dr. Needham's 'De silvia de animals subter terram vela quam degentibus', Dr. Boyle's 'De origine formarum of experumenta de respiration' and 'Epitome Historia Universalis' [author unknown].

Subject: Physiology, Zoology, History

[This letter is on the verso of CLP/24/25 and is indexed as '25a.']
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA5659Slusius; Renatus Franciscus (1622 - 1685); mathematician and clergyman1622 - 1685
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView