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Reference numberEL/B1/84
LevelItem
TitleRobert Boyle to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorBoyle; Robert (1627-1691); natural philosopher
Date20 June 1665
DescriptionAutograph letter describing a 'monstrous' colt and preserving samples of its body in wine; concerning a dose of the plant 'Ruta capraria'
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialCopied into LBO/28/16; LBC/28/16
Transcribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 2, pp 408-410
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/960b7e0b-90c7-49c8-a65b-39026ef56d50
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8137Boyle; Robert (1627 - 1691); natural philosopher and chemist1627 - 1691
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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