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Enclosing a copy of his new system of the celestial sphere followed by a method for finding the longitude at sea (see EL/R1/77)

Reference number
EL/R1/76
Earliest possible date
24 June 1732
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

C Rocquette

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C Rocquette, Letter, from P. I. Rocquette to Hans Sloane, dated at St Petersbourg [St Petersburg], 24 June 1732, EL/R1/76, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_r1_76/letter-from-p-i-rocquette-to-hans-sloane-dated-at-st-petersbourg-st-petersburg, accessed on 22 July 2024

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    Dates: 1613-1740

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