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Reference numberEL/OB/17
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Robert Boyle
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date13 October 1664
DescriptionConcerning delivery of 'Thermometrical discourse'; concerning a revived musical instrument called 'archiviole' 'comprehending both an organ and a concert of 5 or 6 viols in one'; concerning whaling off Bermuda; states that Cassini's observations with Saturn, made with Campani's telescope, will be sent; concerning the truce between the Empire and the Turks
LanguageEnglish
Extent4 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 2, p 251
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/2ef9f446-511b-4020-a151-44e449e4def7
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CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8137Boyle; Robert (1627 - 1691); natural philosopher and chemist1627 - 1691
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