Reference numberEL/S1/66
TitleRenatus Slusius, dated at Luttich, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorSluse; Ren Franois de (1622-1685); Walloon mathematician; clergyman
Date22 November 1670
DescriptionConcerning the constructions of the Alhazen problem by Huygens and Slusius, who each followed similar lines of analysis; concerning Tacquet's work on optics; concerning delivery of books and literary notices and enquiries; concerning Barrow's work on tangents; concerning Gomez Pereira's work 'Antoniana margarita'
Mathematical figures in text
Extent7 sides
Place originLige, Wallonia, Belgium
Origin coordinates50.63373, 5.56749
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 7, p 246
Partially printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 8, no 97, p 6119
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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