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Letter, from William Molyneux to Edmond Halley, dated at Dublin

Reference number: EL/M1/98

Date: 08 October 1690


Thanks for sending a paper on the foci for spherical lenses; observations of an earthquake in Chester; wishes for Halley's last thoughts on shooting
On the reverse Molyneux discusses Halley's double convex and double concave lenses
Read to the Royal Society on 15 October 1690

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08 October 1690
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William Molyneux

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