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Reference numberEL/L1/33
LevelItem
TitleAntoni van Leeuwenhoek, dated at Delft, to Robert Hooke
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); tradesman and microscopist
Date14 January 1678
DescriptionSigned autograph
Observations of human blood; an account of Regnier de Graff's experiment of a blood transfusion from one dog to another and then injected milk into one of the dogs; observations of milk; observations of Leeuwenhoek's sputum; concerning the larvae of fleas and their development; observations of organisms in pepper-water
LanguageDutch
Extent5 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originDelft, South Holland, (United Provinces) Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.00667, 4.35556
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'Alle de brieven van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek', edited, illustrated and annotated by Committee of Dutch Scientists, vol 2, p 303
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/d98feeb8-5228-449a-96e5-79af5e6cf576
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8438van Leeuwenhoek; Antoni (1632 - 1723); tradesman and microscopist1632 - 1723
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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