Reference numberEL/B2/13
TitleEsaie Bourgeois, dated at Caen, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorLe Bourgeois; Esaie (fl 1671-1672)
Date6 June 1672
DescriptionAutograph letter concerning a girl who had lost part of her leg through gangrene but a surgeon was able to make the skin regrow on that part of the leg; concerning a report about a comet by Father Pardies
Extent3 sides
Place originCaen, Normandy, France
Origin coordinates49.18585, -0.35912
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/6/362
Transcribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 69
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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