Wrote letter of 1711-08-15 (AB 286) to Anthonie Heinsius

Date: 
August 15, 1711
Standard reference information
AB/CL number: 
286
AB/CL volume: 
16

The original manuscript on one quarto page, written and signed by Leeuwenhoek, is preserved in The Hague at the Nationaal Archief, inv. nr. 1613.

This letter accompanied:

  • an issue of the Philosophical Transactions that had a letter by Leeuwenhoek on the pulse
  • copies of notes on gold from Guinea and on hailstones