Reference numberEL/C1/18
TitleSamuel Colepresse, dated at Underwood, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorColepresse; Samuel (-1669)
Date7 January 1668
DescriptionAutograph letter where Colepresse sends a box of minerals with instructions about how to examine them; concerning a paper with observations of tides at Plymouth and a paper about slate; gives an account of Mary Bastone who had two thumbs on her right hand
Extent2 sides
Place originUnderwood, Plympton, Devon
Origin coordinates50.39074, -4.06022
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 4, pp 105-107
Paper on tides printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 3, no 33, pp 632-633
Paper on slate was printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 4, no 50, pp 1009-1011
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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