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Reference numberEL/P1/82
LevelItem
TitleThomas Platt, dated at Florence, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorPlatt; Thomas (fl 1672)
Date6 August 1672
DescriptionConcerning experiments to show the effects of vipers' poison on animals by Redi and by Francini; the views of de la Chambre on the same subject; concerning a new tuning of the ancient 'lira viol' with 13 strings by Pietro Saluetti; Saluetti also replicated Newton's optic experiments
LanguageEnglish
Extent12 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originFlorence, Tuscany, Italy
Origin coordinates43.76667, 11.25
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 9, p 181
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 7, no 87, p 5060
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/2cd7a71d-8caa-408a-acb8-bcbd5a972c32
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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