Reference numberEL/L1/48
TitleTranslation of letters, from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek [to the Royal Society]
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); tradesman and microscopist
DescriptionLetter to Robert Hooke stating that he received the volumes of 'Philosophical Collections'; further discussion of living organisms in pepper-water and ginger-water (Original is EL/L1/47)
Letter to Constantine Huygens concerning the size of particles of water and the size of micro-organisms to a grain of sand. Mathematical formulae attached. Leeuwenhoek's copy in Dutch is EL/L1/41.
NotesThis item and EL/L1/47 have been inserted after EL/L1/49 - the sequence is EL/L1/49 - EL/L1/47 - EL/L1/48 - EL/L1/41
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueEL/L1/41
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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