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Reference numberEL/S1/41
LevelItem
TitleCopy of a letter from Johann Scheffer (1621-1679) to Nicolaas Heinsius (1620-1681)
CreatorScheffer; Johann (1621-1679); Swedish humanist
Date1666
DescriptionCopied by Johannes Hevelius
Answering questions set by Hevelius
Concerning amber found in Sweden; concerning animals in winter; concerning the depth of frost in Sweden
LanguageLatin
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 3, p 259
Partial English translation printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 1, no 19, p 350
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/dc5f3045-c8ea-4c53-a801-9af3eabfc2c9
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