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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Robert Boyle, dated at London

Reference number: EL/OB/50

Date: 17 March 1666

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Discussing articles and reviews in 'Philosophical Transactions'; mentioning items discussed at a recent meeting of the Society; transcribes John Beale's observations about his barometer and about the weight of air necessary for a healthy person

Reference number
EL/OB/50
Earliest possible date
17 March 1666
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4 pages
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Manuscript

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Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Robert Boyle, dated at London, 17 March 1666, EL/OB/50, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_ob_50/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-robert-boyle-dated-at-london, accessed on 23 May 2024

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