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Latin translation of a chapter originally written in Italian in Lana de Terzi's book titled Prodromo, on flying in the air.

Subject: Aeronautics

Communicated by [Robert] Hooke. Read to the Royal Society on 29 May and 5 June 1679.

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CLP/3i/64
Earliest possible date
1679
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
10 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Translation, 'Latin translation of Lana's Prodromo Cap 6' by [Francesco Lana de Terzi], 1679, CLP/3i/64, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_3i_64/translation-latin-translation-of-lanas-prodromo-cap-6-by-francesco-lana-de-terzi, accessed on 22 July 2024

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