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Reference numberEL/O2/35
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Christian Huygens
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date8 November 1670
DescriptionThat the Dutch have carried out an experiment to break a glass by the human voice; that drawings of Saturn by Hevelius and Hooke are being printed (see 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 5, no 65, p 2091); that he encloses the second part of Boyle's paper on 'New pneumatical experiments about respiration'; concerning letters received from de Monceaux; informing him about Leibniz' work on motion
LanguageFrench
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLondon, England
Origin coordinates51.50853, -0.12574
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 7, p 239
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/a23179eb-f3fd-4d2e-8424-b3b429bc5203
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8253Hevelius; Johannes (1611 - 1687); astronomer1611 - 1687
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