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Reference numberEL/O1/88
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Mr Norwood
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date16 November 1668
DescriptionThanks for his recent letter delivered by his son who gave a very good account of Bermuda and Jamaica; information about the length of lenses for telescopes being made
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLondon, England
Origin coordinates51.50853, -0.12574
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 5, p 172
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/fc849e58-ad3f-4609-9418-405e8f974978
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NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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