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Reference numberEL/F1/18
LevelItem
TitleNathaniel Fairfax, dated at Woodbridge, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorFairfax; Nathaniel (1637-1690); physician; divine
Date18 September 1668
DescriptionSigned autograph
Observations of a woman who swallowed two bullets, which were made for the light hand fireman 'caliver', in order to help her bowel movements, and was then given 'Holland's powder' and voided one of the bullets in her urine
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originWoodbridge, Suffolk, England
Origin coordinates52.09332, 1.32042
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 5, p 47
Partially printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 3, no 40, p 803
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/849749fe-44f7-417e-b3de-8a9fb54af4da
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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