Reference numberEL/O1/93
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Marcello Malpighi
Date22 December 1668
DescriptionThat Malpighi's parcel of books had been presented to the Society; concerning the accuracy of Cassini's ephemerides of Jupiter; concerning the work of Castelli; looking forward to Malpighi's work on the history of the silkworm; informs about the work of the Fellows of the Society; that John Wilkins's book on 'Real character and Philosophical Language' was being translated into Latin; concerning Robert Boyle's work on physico-mechanical experiments upon the weight and elasticity of the air
Read to the Royal Society on 10 December 1668
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 5, p 277
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c 1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc 1619 - 1677
NA8222Malpighi; Marcello (1628 - ? 1694)1628 - ? 1694
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