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Reference numberEL/N1/35
LevelItem
TitleIsaac Newton, dated at Cambridge, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorNewton; Sir; Isaac (1642-1727); natural philosopher; mathematician
Date16 March 1671
DescriptionThanks Oldenburg for an unnamed book; discussing the telescope that he had made; a fellow of the college is making another telescope, an account of which he will send in due course
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Place originCambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Origin coordinates52.2, 0.11667
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscription in 'The correspondence of Isaac Newton', ed by H W Turnbull (Cambridge, 1959), vol 1, p 120
Summarised in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, p 591
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/029c65a2-a1ef-4baa-819f-64a303cc217e
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8414Newton; Sir; Isaac (1642 - 1727); natural philosopher and mathematician1642 - 1727
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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