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Reference numberEL/O1/60
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg to Franciscus de le Boe Sylvius, Professor of medicine
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date29 February 1668
DescriptionLetter of recommendation for Samuel Colepresse who was going to Leyden and asks Sylvius to introduce him to academics there

Crossed out on the reverse is a letter to Heinrich Coccejus (1644-1719) asking him to introduce Colepresse to learned men at Leyden
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 4, p 220
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/c9d7bb41-9b36-4b52-a368-ce426349e9cb
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NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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