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Reference numberMM/5/47
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle, Paris, to the Royal Society
Date9 June 1714
DescriptionLetter from the French Academy of Science, on receipt of a work by Brook Taylor ("l'edition des Principes" - possibly Newton's 'Principia').
LanguageFrench
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript documents
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6781Fontenelle; Bernard le Bovier de (1657 - 1757)1657 - 1757
NA8414Newton; Sir; Isaac (1642 - 1727); natural philosopher and mathematician1642 - 1727
NA6093Taylor; Brook (1685 - 1731)1685 - 1731
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