Reference numberLBO/15/79
Alternative reference numberLBO/15/291
TitleCopy letter from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek to the Royal Society
Date9 January 1720
DescriptionWritten at Delph
' Containing his microscopical Observations upon the membranes enclosing the Fasciculi of fibres into which as Muscle is divided.'

Translated by Dr Sprengel FRS

Read at the Royal Society on 7 March 1722/1723
Access statusOpen
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