Wrote Letter 17 of 1676-07-28 (AB 25) to Robert Boyle

Date: 
July 28, 1676
Standard reference information
Cole's number: 
17
AB/CL number: 
25
AB/CL volume: 
2

Text of the letter in the original Dutch and in English translation from Alle de Brieven. The Collected Letters at the DBNL - De Digitale Bibliotheek voor de Nederlandse Letteren


Leeuwenhoek wrote this letter to Robert Boyle about the effects of air on ammonia and copper.

It built on Boyle's article titled "New Experiments about the Weaken'd Spring and Some Un-Observ'd Effects of the Air: Made and Communicated by the Honourable Robert Boyle Esq" in Philosophical Transactions no 120, December 27, 1675. doi: 10.1098/rstl.1675.0050

3 figures, now lost.