Reference numberEL/L5/3
TitleEccard Leichner, dated at Erfurt, to the Royal Society
CreatorLeichner; Eccard (1612-1690); physician; theologian; professor of medicine, Erfurt
Date30 November 1663
DescriptionSigned autograph
Endorsed by Henry Oldenburg: 'A letter written by Dr Leichner to ye R Society about his Apodicticall Method of rectifying ye study of Philosophy'
Extent3 sides
Place originErfurt, Thuringia, Germany
Origin coordinates50.9787, 11.03283
Access statusOpen
Related materialFor summary see 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 2, p 130
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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