Reference numberEL/L4/9
TitleTranslations of letters from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek to the Royal Society and to Antonio Magliabechi
CreatorLeeuwenhoek; Antoni van (1632-1723); Dutch tradesman and scientist
Date5 July 1707
DescriptionAcknowledging receipt of a letter and that he encloses a letter to Antonio Magliabechi (translation of EL/L4/8)
Letter to Antonio Magliabechi is dated 12 March 1705 concerning Leeuwenhoek's experiments with silver and aqua fortis (nitric acid and sulphuric acid) and gold and aqua regia (mixture of nitric acid and hydrochloric acid)
Extent8 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialOriginal is EL/L4/8
English translation of letter to Magliabechi is printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 25, no 311, p 2425
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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