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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Marcello Malpighi, dated at London

Reference number: EL/O2/77

Date: 22 February 1672


Praise given for the speed at which Malpighi produced his paper on the formation of chicks from eggs, which has been read to the Society; encourages Malpighi to continue with his research into the anatomy of plants and would like to see his drawings on this subject so that they can be printed

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22 February 1672
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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Marcello Malpighi, dated at London, 22 February 1672, EL/O2/77, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 08 December 2023

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