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

Reference number: EL/O2/47

Date: 25 February 1671

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Concerning Lister's work on colours which the Society wishes to publish in its 'history of nature'; wishes to know the name of the English vegetable which yields a black colour; that the Society is working on the doctrine of respiration

Reference number
EL/O2/47
Earliest possible date
25 February 1671
Page extent
2 pages
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Manuscript

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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Martin Lister, dated at London, 25 February 1671, EL/O2/47, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_47/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-martin-lister-dated-at-london, accessed on 26 May 2024

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