Reference numberLBO/1/8
Alternative reference numberLBO/1/21
TitleCopy letter from Christian Huygens, the Hague, to Robert Moray
Date30 December 1661
DescriptionDiscusses Wren's and Frenicle's theory of Saturn; Boyle's 'Sceptical Chemist'; the universal measure; has seen the observations of Jonathon Horrocks of Venus in the Sun; of Hevelius at Gdansk on Mercury; the length of a pendulum for half a second for the universal measure; the cylinder and its vibrations.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8261Moray; Sir; Robert (1608 - 1673); army officer and politician1608 - 1673
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