Reference numberRBO/3/39
Alternative reference numberRBO.3.123
Title'Of the Ebbing and Flowing of the Sea; As it was first written to My Boyle from Oxford' by John Wallis
Date25 April 1666
DescriptionTheory about how the earth, moon and sun affect the tides (figures to show motion)
Read to the Royal Society on 16 May 1666
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 1, no 16, p 263
Extent21 sides
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1665.0108
Related records in the catalogueRBC/2/78
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7472Wallis; John (1616 - 1703); mathematician and cryptographer1616 - 1703
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