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Concerning Huygens' views on the Alhazen problem; concerning Newton's theory of light and colour - wishes for Slusius' views on this and on John Wallis's double method of tangents

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EL/O2/81
Earliest possible date
01 April 1672
Page extent
1 page
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Renatus Slusius, dated at London, 01 April 1672, EL/O2/81, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_81/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-renatus-slusius-dated-at-london, accessed on 23 May 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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