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

Reference number: EL/O2/95

Date: 01 January 1672


Copy of draft is EL/O2/94
Disappointed that Grew's book did not arrive; thanks him for continuing his research about eggs; attaches some specimen printed figures to illustrate his paper on the incubation of eggs; that more copper engravings had been made for him; concerning Newton's theory of colour and light

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Henry Oldenburg

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