Reference numberEL/V/19
TitleContinuation of a letter from Francis Vernon to Henry Oldenburg (2)
CreatorVernon; Francis (1637-1677); traveller and diplomat; secretary to the English ambassador in Paris
DescriptionConcerning Picard's book on measurement of the earth (EL/V/20 is the beginning of the letter); concerning Cassini's and Borelli's astronomical work; concerning a drawing of William Petty's double-bottomed ship (catamaran)
Extent7 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialEL/V/20-22
Transcribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 8, pp 431, 497
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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