'Lettere del Sig. Girolamo Magagnati a diversi'

Scope and Content

Photocopies of 'Lettere del Sig. Girolamo Magagnati a diversi', a collection of letters written by Girolamo Magagnati to his friends. With a mordern typescript introductory section in English and list of correspondents.

Administrative / Biographical History

Girolamo Magagnati was an Italian playwright, poet and glass manufacturer, who became Galileo's supplier of optical lenses.

Access Information


The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Custodial History

Formerly Phillips MS 23622.