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Letter, from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Cambridge

Reference number: EL/N1/49

Date: 30 November 1675


Concerning Thomas Mace's otocousticon (ear-trumpet)
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Mace (d 1709?), a deaf lutanist, who made a lute of 50 strings in 1672 and wrote 'Music's monument' in 1676.

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30 November 1675
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Isaac Newton

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Isaac Newton, Letter, from Isaac Newton to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Cambridge, 30 November 1675, EL/N1/49, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 17 July 2024

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