Record

Reference numberLBO/15/70
Alternative reference numberLBO/15/213
LevelFile
TitleCopy of a letter from Mr Anthony van Leeuwenhoek to the Royal Society
Date22 October 1717
DescriptionWritten at Delph
' Giving an account of his microscopical Observations on the Drain etc of a Cod and Haddock. '

Read at the Royal Society on 17 October 1717 and 5 February 1718
LanguageLatin
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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