Wrote letter of 1679-05-15 (AB 46) to Christiaan Huygens

Date: 
May 15, 1679
Standard reference information
Cole's number: 
28a
AB/CL number: 
46
AB/CL volume: 
3

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 short letter to Christiaan Huygens to explain more about his observations of microorganisms that he first described in Letter 18 (AB 26) of October 9, 1676, to Henry Oldenburg and the letter of December 26, 1678, to Christiaan's father Contstantijn.

The signed autograph of this letter is in Leiden University's Library, Huygens collection, Hug. 45. One quarto page.