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Reference numberEL/B3/4
LevelItem
TitleTranslation of a letter from Giacomo Bartolommeo Beccari, dated at Bologna, to Thomas Dereham
CreatorBeccari; Giacomo Bartolomeo (1682-1766); Italian physician; natural scientist; professor of medicine, Bologna; first professor of experimental physics, Accademia delle Scienze e delle Arti, Bologna; president, Accademia delle Scienze e delle Arti, Bologna
Date1728
DescriptionObservations of fire-flies ('ignes fatui') in Italy, particularly around Bologna, gathered from travellers and men of learning
LanguageEnglish
Extent14 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originBologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Origin coordinates44.49381, 11.33875
Access statusOpen
Related materialEL/B3/3 for original letter
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/8a3376e9-ad46-4b54-b5aa-362ae343b491
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7312Dereham; Sir; Thomas (c 1678 - 1739)c 1678 - 1739
NA5687Beccari; Giacomo Bartolommeo (1682 - 1766)1682 - 1766
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