Wrote Letter L-096 of 1679-11-20 to Robert Hooke, copying his Letter L-095 of 14 November 1679 about gout, salt, and drinking tea

November 20, 1679
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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.

The original manuscript on four quarto pages, written and signed by Leeuwenhoek, is preserved at the Royal Society (MS. 1875. Early Letters L1.46).

Leeuwenhoek wrote this letter to Hooke, copying his whole Letter L-095 of 14 November 1679 to Velthuysen about gout and bladder stones. He added opening and closing paragraphs directed explicitly to Hooke.

This letter was not published during Leeuwenhoek's lifetime.