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Reference numberEL/O2/89
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Johannes Hevelius
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date5 July 1672
DescriptionThat Oldenburg has received reports of a recent comet from Reicheltius of Strasbourg; concerning Cassini's observations and Huygens' predictions about the rings of Saturn; concerning Montanari's observations of the lunar eclipse; thanks for his work 'Epistola de cometa'
LanguageLatin
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 9, p 139
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/5d62a2f5-70a4-43d3-a785-a6665afc77dd
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