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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-05343
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  226 x 185mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  Latin
Place:  Göttingen
Date:  1749-10-15
Short summary:  Sending of a description of one of the author's inventions - an optical tube with the help of which Jupiter can be observed at see and thus the longitude can be established - request that the addressee give his opinion on the invention
Person:  Segner, Johann Andreas von, 1704-1777, Mathematician, Astronomer, Physicist, Professor, author
Person:  Maupertuis, Pierre-Louis Moreau de, 1698 (Saint-Malo)-1759 (Basel), Astronomer, Physicist, Philosopher, addressee
Person:  Folkes, Martin, 1690-1754, Antiquarian, person referred to ?
Subject:  Natural history
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