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Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Johannes Hevelius

Reference number: EL/O2/140

Description

Concerns the discovery of the new star in the constellation Cygnus and discussing Parisian astronomers' views about this.
Figure of Cynus attached.

Reference number
EL/O2/140
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Oldenburg

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Henry Oldenburg, Letter, from Henry Oldenburg to Johannes Hevelius, EL/O2/140, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_o2_140/letter-from-henry-oldenburg-to-johannes-hevelius, accessed on 08 December 2023

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    Dates: 1613-1740

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