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

Reference number: EL/O2/99

Date: 12 December 1672


Concerning Nehemiah Grew's agreement with Lister about the existence of veins in plants; list of queries from Grew about veins and sap in plants; wishes to know about the medicinal uses ascribed to a type of mushroom which Lister had described previously

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12 December 1672
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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Martin Lister, dated at London, 12 December 1672, EL/O2/99, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 16 July 2024

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