Reference numberEL/H3/32
TitleLetter, from Constantin Huygens to Henry Oldenburg, dated at the Hague
CreatorHuygens; Constantijn (1596-1687); Dutch diplomat; humanist; poet; scientist; musician; scholar
Date1 May 1675
DescriptionStates that Leeuwenhoek has given him some copies of 'Philosophical Transactions' which he required; concerning the herb 'Moxa' as treatment for gout; that his son was recovering from his illness
Place originThe Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.07667, 4.29861
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Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 12, p 255
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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