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Reference numberEL/L1/19
LevelItem
TitlePartial translation of a letter from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); Dutch tradesman and scientist
Date1676
DescriptionPartial translation of EL/L1/18 by Oldenburg was published in 'Philosophical Transactions'
Observations of the vessels of wood with reference of Dr Grew's book on this subject; concerning eel-like creatures found in wine
This is followed by some comments about Leeuwenhoek's letter
LanguageEnglish
Extent11 sides
FormatManuscript
NotesManuscript and accompanying sketches were removed for exhibition, and have not yet been returned to volume - kept loose in archive store
Access statusOpen
Related materialEL/L1/18
English extract printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 11, no 127, p 653
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/418c47d9-1ed2-44b1-8a01-38f7c67003e2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8438Leeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632 - 1723); naturalist1632 - 1723
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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