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Reference numberEL/OB/47
LevelItem
TitleHenry Oldenburg, dated at London, to Robert Boyle
CreatorOldenburg; Henry (1619-1677); German natural philosopher in England; scientific correspondent
Date24 February 1666
DescriptionConcerning the workings of the early Society - arrears of members' subscriptions, setting up a repository of curiosities; states that the sequel to 'Hydrostatical paradoxes' has arrived and that several treatises from France are expected; concerning de la Son's telescope; states that he will write to Hevelius to ask for information about making potash and about the Salgemmae-mines in Poland; concerning developments in the war against Britain
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 3, p 45
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/b46122f5-64d0-42af-9acb-385d44f126bf
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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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