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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms benl-00534
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  227 x 189mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-1b, 2b
Language:  Latin
Place:  Leiden
Date:  1751-03-30
Short summary:  Thanks for the addressee's work on cosmology; comments on it (the movements of the planets and comets around the sun) and its importance
Person:  Van Musschenbroek, Petrus, 1692-1761, Mathematician, Physicist, Philosopher, Inventor, Professor, author
Person:  Maupertuis, Pierre-Louis Moreau de, 1698 (Saint-Malo)-1759 (Basel), Astronomer, Physicist, Philosopher, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Maupertuis, Pierre-Louis Moreau de "Essay de cosmologie, par M. de Maupertuis", (S. l.,) 1750 (Book)
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