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Observations of a comet seen on 29 February 1731 whilst on board the ship 'The Monmouth' heading for St Helena island in the south Atlantic

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17 March 1731
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1 page

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John Dove

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John Dove, Letter, from John Dove to Edmond Halley, 17 March 1731, EL/D2/59, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 April 2024

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