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Subject: Optics, Physics

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CLP/21/47
Earliest possible date
c.17th century
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Edmond Halley

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Edmond Halley, Paper, 'The refraction of liquors' by Edmond Halley, c.17th century, CLP/21/47, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_21_47/paper-the-refraction-of-liquors-by-edmond-halley, accessed on 15 June 2024

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