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Letter, from Erasmus Bartholin to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Copenhagen

Reference number: EL/B2/19

Date: 22 December 1675


Autograph letter enclosing answers, provided by the Bishop of Iceland, to certain questions about Iceland which had been sent in a previous letter
A list of 27 answers is attached
Matters range from geography, geology, meteorology, horticulture and the husbandry of Iceland
Read to the Royal Society on 24 February 1675

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22 December 1675
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7 pages

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Erasmus Bartholin

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Erasmus Bartholin, Letter, from Erasmus Bartholin to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Copenhagen, 22 December 1675, EL/B2/19, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 24 July 2024

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