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Reference numberEL/F1/34
LevelItem
TitleMartin Fogel, dated at Hamburg, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorFogel; Martin (1635-1675); professor of logic and metaphysics at the Akademisches Gymnasium, Hamburg; physician; linguist
Date1 November 1671
DescriptionAttaches the observations, and figures, of the solar sunspot by Henry Sivers witnessed at Hamburg in August 1671; discusses Hevelius's account of the transit of the moon by Jupiter (see EL/H2/27); list of general enquiries; corrections to be made to his published letter in 'Philosophical Transactions'
Read to the Royal Society on 9 November 1671
LanguageLatin
Extent5 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originHamburg, Hamburg, Germany, (Holy Roman Empire)
Origin coordinates53.57532, 10.01534
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, p 330
Second figure of Sivers's observations was printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 6, no 78, p 3033
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/80993f88-8964-47bc-bdc2-43cced55d0cd
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