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Classified papers: volume 7ii concerning 'Architecture, Ship-building, Geography, Navigation, Voyages, Travels'

Reference number: CLP/7ii

Date: 1721-1739

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Papers on topics of exploration, navigation and cartography. These works were either sent to the Royal Society, usually by their authors or by intermediaries, for reading at ordinary meetings of the Royal Society. Material might be commissioned by the Royal Society, or collected by other means.

The volume has a manuscript listing bound into the front of the book. This notes the paper number (1-18).

Reference number
CLP/7ii
Earliest possible date
1721-1739
Page extent
1 volume containing 18 items
Format
Manuscript

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Classified papers: volume 7ii concerning 'Architecture, Ship-building, Geography, Navigation, Voyages, Travels', 1721-1739, CLP/7ii, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_7ii/classified-papers-volume-7ii-concerning-architecture-ship-building-geography-navigation-voyages-travels, accessed on 30 May 2024

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