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Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Observations on the same Comet ; by the Rev. John Michell, M. A. Fellow of Queen' s College in Cambridge. In a letter to Mr. James Short, F. R. S'

Read 10 January 1760

Reference number
L&P/3/406
Earliest possible date
10 January 1760
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Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Michell

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John Michell, Letter, 'Of the recent comet' from John Michel to Thomas Birch, 10 January 1760, L&P/3/406, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_406/letter-of-the-recent-comet-from-john-michel-to-thomas-birch, accessed on 12 July 2024

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