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Reference numberEL/M1/11
LevelItem
TitleRobert Moray, dated at Oxford, to Henry Oldenburg
Date28 September 1665
DescriptionConcerning correspondence with Huygens; concerning delivery of Hevelius's 'Prodromus'; concerning Hooke's observations of the comets and Auzout's theory about the motion of the comet; concerning commerce with S Burrhi; answers queries from Amsterdam; concerning political events in Europe; that Robert Boyle's experiments with colour were carried out at the Society

Note from Oldenburg at the foot of letter about making a quorum of the Society
LanguageEnglish
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 2, p 528
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8261Moray; Sir; Robert (1608 - 1673); army officer and politician1608 - 1673
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c 1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc 1619 - 1677
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