Reference numberEL/L1/19
TitleTranslated extract of a letter, from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek [to the Royal Society]
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); tradesman and microscopist
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
English extract printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 11, no 127, p 653
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NotesManuscript and accompanying sketches were removed for exhibition, and have not yet been returned to volume - kept loose in archive store
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1676.0023
Related records in the catalogueEL/L1/18
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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NA8438van Leeuwenhoek; Antoni (1632 - 1723); tradesman and microscopist1632 - 1723
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