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Reference numberEL/OB/26
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Robert Boyle
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date24 November 1664
DescriptionConcerns the need to register the time of new experiments; that the Florentine experiments are promised; praise of Mr Hand's dissection and observations; concerning publication of 'Journal de Scavans'; that Mr Spratt is ready to print the history of the Society with details about its contents; concerning icebergs, tides, the indigenous people in Greenland; concerning experiments of refraction with different liquids and solids; concerning an account by Robert Hooke about dissection of the viper; concerning the president's account of the Antipascalian book; concerning Parliament's preparations for the war
LanguageFrench
English
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 319
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/f93f221d-5223-427f-839e-e73c22de4334
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA8137Boyle; Robert (1627 - 1691); natural philosopher and chemist1627 - 1691
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