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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00404
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  218 x 174mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2a
Language:  German
Place:  Giessen
Date:  1750-09-01
Short summary:  The Landgraf von Hessendarmstadt has sent for reflecting telescopes from England. Böhm refers to telescopes made in Germany, which would be of the same quality as the English ones. Different models and sizes are described. Mentions professor König (-- aus Marburg nach Halle gekommen; unid.)
Person:  Boehm, Andreas, 1720-1790, Mathematician, Librarian, Philosopher, author
COMMENTS
Comments:  Kept together with a clipping about the document.
IMAGES
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