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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Martin Lister, dated at London

Reference number: EL/O2/43

Date: 20 January 1670


Concerns hatching eggs laid in the 'remotest cartrages'; transcribes an extract of John Ray's letter about the movement of spiders; wishes to publish the account of the insect

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20 January 1670
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2 pages

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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Martin Lister, dated at London, 20 January 1670, EL/O2/43, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 23 May 2024

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