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Printed: Rigaud, Correspondence of Scientiﬁc Men II, 506–7. 1668 (missing). 1668). Oxford, Novemb. 3, 1668. Sir I thank you for yours111 of Octob. 26, and the book112 you sent with it, which I received last Saturday toward night. I thought to have sent you the enclosed113 by the last post; but before I had transcribed it (thinking ﬁt to keep a copy of it) I was otherwise diverted. Mr. Gregory is certainly in the wrong, & therefore I am sorry to see him write at that rate he doth. And I could have wished (but that it is now too late) that his angry preface & the ﬁrst leaf of his book had been suppressed.
Quod facit ut non miror te| de hyeme jam proxime [1v ] praeterita nihil dixisse: qua tamen ego illam saepius conspexi paulo minorem quam est ea quae in Mandibula. ) Credo utique illa jam Anno 1660 scripta, sinon et impressa fuisse, utut jam modo prodierint. Reliqua, credo, ad Machinam tuam Caelestem reservas; quam propediem praelo subjectum iri spem facis57 . e. 1662/3. e. John Palmer (1612–79), mathematician and rector of Eaton and Ecton, Northamptonshire; from 1665 archdeacon of Northampton. See Taylor, The Mathematical Practitioners, 213.
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Berlioz and the romantic century by Jacques Barzun