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Reference numberEL/W1/100
LevelItem
TitleJohn Wallis, dated at Oxford, to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorWallis; John (1616-1703); mathematician; cryptographer; Savilian Professor of Geometry, University of Oxford
Date9 January 1669
DescriptionConcerning delivery of parcels, papers and books
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Place originOxford, Oxfordshire, England
Origin coordinates51.75222, -1.25596
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscription in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 6, p 419
LBO/3/223 for transcription and brief account of Hobb's mistake in his quadrature of the circle with figure
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/24377826-6900-4413-84f2-5ece27df31c3
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7472Wallis; John (1616 - 1703); mathematician and cryptographer1616 - 1703
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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