Record

Reference numberEL/L4/10
LevelItem
TitleAntoni van Leeuwenhoek, dated at Delft, to the Royal Society
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); Dutch tradesman and scientist
Date12 July 1707
DescriptionSigned autograph
Covering letter with a copy of a letter addressed to Francisco Cornaro about experiments with pearl (see EL/L3/83 for an English translation of this latter letter)
Read to the Royal Society on 22 October 1707
LanguageDutch
Extent14 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originDelft, South Holland, (United Provinces) Netherlands
Origin coordinates52.00667, 4.35556
Access statusOpen
Related materialEL/L4/11for English translation of covering letter
EL/L3/83 for English translation of the letter to Cornaro
Transcribed and translated in 'Alle de brieven van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek', edited, illustrated and annotated by Committee of Dutch Scientists, vol 15, p 347
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/11c9f88c-75d1-4c3a-939b-fb78df0bb8ae
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8438van Leeuwenhoek; Antoni (1632 - 1723); tradesman and microscopist1632 - 1723
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