Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Letter, from John Collins to Renatus Slusius

Reference number: CLP/24/15

Date: c.17th century


Concerning a method of tangents and Hudden's Annexa Geometriae Cartesianae (on the dividing the high equations); also Horrox's Problema Atronomico.

Subject: Mathematics, Astronomy

Reference number
Earliest possible date
c.17th century
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages

Creator name

John Collins

View page for John Collins

Use this record


John Collins, Letter, from John Collins to Renatus Slusius, c.17th century, CLP/24/15, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 12 April 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="" title="Letter, from John Collins to Renatus Slusius" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Classified Papers

    Dates: 1592-1741

    The 'Classified Papers' of the Royal Society are papers from British and international natural philosophers and scholars categorised according to subject areas.

    View collection