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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to John Ray, dated at London

Reference number: EL/O2/56

Date: 11 October 1671

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Transcribes an extract from a letter from Paris about a merman seen in Martinique in the West Indies [Caribbean] (in French); concerning literary notices

Reference number
EL/O2/56
Earliest possible date
11 October 1671
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to John Ray, dated at London, 11 October 1671, EL/O2/56, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_56/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-john-ray-dated-at-london, accessed on 21 July 2024

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