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Reference numberEL/L5/94
LevelItem
TitleAnthony Lucas (1633-1693), dated at Liege, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorLucas; Anthony (1633-1693); Jesuit; experimental philosopher; professor of theology, English Jesuit College, Lige
Date27 March 1676
DescriptionSends observations of Newton's experiments about light and colour, which he has carried out independently, and conveys his reservations about the new theory
Figure in the margin
Read to the Royal Society on 8 June 1676
Lucas, a Jesuit, and Professor of Theology at Liege (1672), later Rector of the English College at Rome (1687)
LanguageEnglish
Extent5 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLige, Wallonia, Belgium
Origin coordinates50.63373, 5.56749
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscription in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 12, p 295
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 11, no 128, p 692
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/9c97d0f6-f497-4137-841f-8bfc5a73f29b
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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