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The effect of sun on Leeuwenhoek's skin; observations of saliva; observations of a disease affecting meadows outside Delft
Transcribed and translated in 'Alle de brieven van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek', edited, illustrated and annotated by Committee of Dutch Scientists, vol 2, p 381

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EL/L1/38
Earliest possible date
27 September 1678
Page extent
4 pages
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Manuscript

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Antoni van Leeuwenhoek

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Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, Letter, from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek to Nehemiah Grew, dated at Delft, 27 September 1678, EL/L1/38, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_l1_38/letter-from-antoni-van-leeuwenhoek-to-nehemiah-grew-dated-at-delft, accessed on 16 April 2024

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