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Concerning Hooke's work on the parallax of the earth's orbit to the fixed star Caput Draconis; wishes that Hooke had written the paper in Latin for foreign readership stating that Huygens would be able to translate it for him

Reference number
EL/O2/145
Earliest possible date
30 March 1674
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Jean Cassini, dated at London, 30 March 1674, EL/O2/145, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_145/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-jean-cassini-dated-at-london, accessed on 25 July 2024

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    Dates: 1613-1740

    The archival collection known as 'Early Letters' is composed of original manuscript letters sent to, or collected by, the Royal Society from English and foreign correspondents.

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