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Subject: Astronomy

Read 21 June 1759

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07 May 1759
Physical description
Ink on paper and plate
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3 pages

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William Hirst

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William Hirst, Paper, 'Of the comet May 1759 as seen at Madeira' by William Hirst, 07 May 1759, L&P/3/390, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 June 2024

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