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Subject: Astronomy

Published i n Philosophical Transactions, as 'A short account of the observations of the late transit of Venus, made in California, by Order of his Catholic Majesty; communicated by his Excellency Prince Masserano, Ambassador from the Spanish Court, and F. R. S'

Read 22 November 1770

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L&P/5/191
Earliest possible date
1770
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
1 page
Format
Manuscript

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Paper, 'The transit of Venus observed in California' by Vincent Doz, 1770, L&P/5/191, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_191/paper-the-transit-of-venus-observed-in-california-by-vincent-doz, accessed on 15 June 2024

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