Reference numberEL/N1/40
TitleLetter, from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg for Ignatius-Gaston Pardies, dated at Cambridge
CreatorNewton; Sir; Isaac (1642-1727); natural philosopher; mathematician
Date10 June 1672
DescriptionDiscusses the doctrine of light and colour and reiterates the 'experimentum crucis' in detail
Figure in text
Place originCambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Origin coordinates52.2, 0.11667
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Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and paraphrased in 'The correspondence of Isaac Newton', ed by H W Turnbull (Cambridge, 1959), vol 1, p 163
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 7, no 85, p 5014
B&W negative, of diagram, Box N101. IM/005328
Related records in the catalogueIM/005328
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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