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Expressing respect for the Royal Society and giving some observations of the comet witnessed in Germany in March 1672
Printed page with figure of the comet (text in German) is attached

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19 March 1672
Page extent
4 pages
Manuscript and Printed

Creator name

Erich Mauritius

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Erich Mauritius, Letter, from Eric Mauritius to Henry Oldenburg, 19 March 1672, EL/M1/68, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 25 May 2024

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