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Letter, from Antoni van Leeuwenhoek to Robert Hooke, dated at Delft

Reference number: EL/L1/60

Date: 09 August 1680

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Signed autograph
Asks whether the Royal Society has received previous letters and promises further investigations into the formation of blood
Transcribed and translated in 'Alle de brieven van Antoni van Leeuwenhoek', edited, illustrated and annotated by Committee of Dutch Scientists, vol 3, p 269

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EL/L1/60
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09 August 1680
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1 page
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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 Robert Hooke, dated at Delft, 09 August 1680, EL/L1/60, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_l1_60/letter-from-antoni-van-leeuwenhoek-to-robert-hooke-dated-at-delft, accessed on 24 July 2024

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