Reference numberEL/G1/15
TitleJoseph Glanvill, dated at Bath, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorGlanvill; Joseph; Rector of the Abbey Church, Bath; philosopher
Date19 July 1669
DescriptionDiscussing various books; informing the Royal Society that a club for philosophical correspondence was being organised in Somerset
Read to the Royal Society on 22 July 1669
Extent3 sides
Place originBath, Somerset, England
Origin coordinates51.37795, -2.35907
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', edited and translated by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 6, p 137
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8231Glanvill; Joseph (1636 - 1680); clergyman1636 - 1680
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