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Paper, 'Remarkable appearance of the lunar spot Plato' by James Short

Reference number: L&P/2/192

Date: 22 April 1751


Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a remarkable appearance in the Moon, April 22, 1751'

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22 April 1751
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2 pages

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James Short

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James Short, Paper, 'Remarkable appearance of the lunar spot Plato' by James Short, 22 April 1751, L&P/2/192, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 23 July 2024

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