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Reference numberEL/S1/80
LevelItem
TitleRenatus Slusius to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorSluse; Ren Franois de (1622-1685); Walloon mathematician; clergyman
Date8 February 1674
DescriptionAccount of the mines near Aix-la-Chapelle with details of the construction of the ventilation shaft; concerning the effects of the spa waters on those who drink the water; concerning the salt extracted from the spa waters and the composition of some pills believed (wrongly) to have contained the salt

Read to the Royal Society on 19 February 1674
LanguageLatin
Extent4 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 10, p 446
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/3ba7827e-d446-4ade-868b-d2fb4fafe12a
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5659Slusius; Renatus Franciscus (1622 - 1685)1622 - 1685
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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