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Reference numberEL/N1/42
LevelItem
TitleContinuation of an extract of a letter from Isaac Newton to John Collins (3)
CreatorNewton; Sir; Isaac (1642-1727); natural philosopher; mathematician
Datend
DescriptionEL/N1/44 and EL/N1/43 for beginning of this letter
Discussing convex and concave speculums; transcribes Hooke's words about his experiments on telescopes and microscopes by reflexion; concerning Mr Gregory's work on hyperbolic and elliptic glasses
Figure in text
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Isaac Newton', ed by H W Turnbull (Cambridge, 1959), vol 1, p 250
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/c772083f-59ab-49d2-bd5d-12b58e23ae7d
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CodeNameDates
NA8414Newton; Sir; Isaac (1642 - 1727); natural philosopher and mathematician1642 - 1727
NA2898Collins; John (1625 - 1683); Mathematician1625 - 1683
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