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Reference numberEL/O2/44
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Francis Willughby
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date21 January 1670
DescriptionWishes to publish Willughby's work so that others will know how to enquire about the nature of particular bodies; concerning Drs Hulse and Fisher's work on liquid of ants, which Oldenburg thinks is used as a diuretic; discussing the nature of the distilled pismires (type of ant)
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 7, p 409
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/3cda411e-cb3e-44d9-aff6-c37f563a9094
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8374Willughby; Francis (1635 - 1672); naturalist1635 - 1672
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