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Letter, from James Bradley to Edmond Halley

Reference number: EL/B3/13

Date: 01 January 1728

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Autograph letter with an account of the motion of fixed stars
Observations made across the whole year and then analysed with mathematical formulae
Tables and figures attached
Read to the Royal Society on 9 January 1728

Reference number
EL/B3/13
Earliest possible date
01 January 1728
Page extent
26 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

James Bradley

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James Bradley, Letter, from James Bradley to Edmond Halley, 01 January 1728, EL/B3/13, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_b3_13/letter-from-james-bradley-to-edmond-halley, accessed on 23 May 2024

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