Reference numberEL/R1/21
TitlePaul Rycaut, dated at Smyrna, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorRycaut; Sir; Paul (1629-1700); diplomat; author
Date23 November 1667
DescriptionConcerning diseases prevalent in Turkey; concerning the plague in Constantinople (Istanbul); answers to Oldenburg's enquiries (printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 1, no 20, p 360) about the natural history of Turkey
Read to the Royal Society on 16 April 1668
Extent9 sides
Place originSmyrna, ?zmir Province, Turkey
Origin coordinates38.41273, 27.13838
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 3, p 602
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8384Rycaut; Sir; Paul (? 1628 - 1700); diplomat and writer? 1628 - 1700
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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