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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms ch-00035
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  242 x 184mm
Extent:  1 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  Latin
Place:  Basel
Date:  1737-04-02
Short summary:  Request for information on the activities of an instrument maker, who had promised the author to help him construct a portable sundial; request to know if he has made any experiments concerning this and, if so, their outcome
Person:  Bernoulli, Johann, 1667-1748, Mathematician, Professor, author
Person:  Gesner, Johann Albrecht, 1694-1760, Physician, addressee ?
Subject:  Physics
COMMENTS
Comments:  Name of instrument maker is Steiner, not identified.
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