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Reference numberEL/O1/45
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg to Renatus Franciscus Slusius
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date6 June 1667
DescriptionSends an algebraic proposition (see EL/O1/46a) for Slusius's consideration which some say had already been solved by Johann Rahn in his 'Algebra'; Oldenburg will send a copy of the 'History' of the Royal Society as soon as it is printed; wishes for any titles of books on physics or mathematics published in Liege

At the end Oldenburg has written a note for Henry Justel about whether it was Magnan who wrote against Lalovera's tract on mechanics
LanguageLatin
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 3, pp 430, 435
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/e581de31-e035-4b02-8ec2-54a5247113f3
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA5659Slusius; Renatus Franciscus (1622 - 1685)1622 - 1685
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