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Reference numberEL/N1/38
LevelItem
TitleIsaac Newton, dated at Cambridge, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorNewton; Sir; Isaac (1642-1727); natural philosopher; mathematician
Date13 April 1672
DescriptionDiscusses the observations of Pardies on refraction (with figure); discussing mixture of coloured powders and mixture of coloured fluids
Read to the Royal Society on 18 April 1672
LanguageLatin
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originCambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Origin coordinates52.2, 0.11667
Access statusOpen
Related materialCopied into Royal Society letter book: LBO/5/218
Transcribed and paraphrased in 'The correspondence of Isaac Newton', ed by H W Turnbull (Cambridge, 1959), vol 1, p 140
Translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 25
CopiesDigital photograph
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/242fec22-e3a4-44b6-a24a-71a1706c7a32
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NA8414Newton; Sir; Isaac (1642 - 1727); natural philosopher and mathematician1642 - 1727
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