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Letter from Martin Briggs to Henry Briggs, 4 February 1628

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9597/13/5/47

Scope and Contents

From the File:

This is an album consisting primarily of holograph letters to and from 17th and 18th century scientists, including Collins, Oughtred, Cavendish, Briggs, Fermat, Oldenburg, Halley, Boyle, Wallis and others. There are also some copy letters and other scientific papers.


  • Creation: 4 February 1628


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at


1 folio(s) (f.1 [folio] paper) : paper

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

Add.9597/13/5/47,v.tif Add.9597/13/5/47,v.tif


Described but not printed, Rigaud, vol.I, p.6, no.4.

Repository Details

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