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Reference numberEL/H1/40
LevelItem
TitleChristian Huygen, dated at the Hague, to Robert Moray
CreatorHuygens; Christiaan (1629-1695); Dutch physicist; mathematician; astonomer
Date21 November 1664
DescriptionConcerning Hooke's and Campani's methods of grinding lenses; discussing the universal measure, pendulum clocks (figure in text); Hooke's instrument for measuring the refractions of liquids and another instrument for measuring the descent of heavy bodies
Read to the Royal Society on 23 November 1664
LanguageFrench
Extent7 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originThe Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.07667, 4.29861
Access statusOpen
Related materialExtract transcribed in LBO/1/225
For a transcription see EL/H1/41
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/4df31a57-5c89-4c3e-a2df-c4dcb5dd9f44
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