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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Jan Swammerdam, dated at London

Reference number: EL/O2/103

Date: 10 February 1673


Wishes for more details about the animals that Swammerdam had dissected which were found to be without a pulmonary artery; concerning the dissection of a man who was found with a 'foramen ovale'; discussing Malpighi's work on the anatomy of plants and animals; concerning Boyle's recently published work

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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Jan Swammerdam, dated at London, 10 February 1673, EL/O2/103, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 04 December 2023

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