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Translated extract of a letter, from Adrian Auzout to Henry Oldenburg

Reference number: EL/A/10

Date: 01 January 1666

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Concerning Tito Livio Burattini's optical glasses and his observations of Venus. This is a partial translation into English of a letter (EL/A/9) in English by Oldenburg.

Subject: Optometry / Astronomy

Reference number
EL/A/10
Earliest possible date
01 January 1666
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Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Adrian Auzout

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Adrian Auzout, Translated extract of a letter, from Adrian Auzout to Henry Oldenburg, 01 January 1666, EL/A/10, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_a_10/translated-extract-of-a-letter-from-adrian-auzout-to-henry-oldenburg, accessed on 23 May 2024

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