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Letter, from Francis Vernon to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Paris

Reference number: EL/V/21

Date: 27 January 1672

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Concerning Picard's measurement of the earth with explanation of the figure of the concatenation of triangles in his book

Reference number
EL/V/21
Earliest possible date
27 January 1672
Page extent
6 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Francis Vernon

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Francis Vernon, Letter, from Francis Vernon to Henry Oldenburg, dated at Paris, 27 January 1672, EL/V/21, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_v_21/letter-from-francis-vernon-to-henry-oldenburg-dated-at-paris, accessed on 29 February 2024

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