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Paper, 'Observations on the comet of 1769 and on the remarkable appearances in the heavens in Oct and Nov of the same year' by Edward King

Reference number: L&P/5/239

Date: 30 April 1771

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Subject: Astronomy

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Reference number
L&P/5/239
Earliest possible date
30 April 1771
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Ink on paper
Page extent
19 pages
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Manuscript

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Edward King

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Edward King, Paper, 'Observations on the comet of 1769 and on the remarkable appearances in the heavens in Oct and Nov of the same year' by Edward King, 30 April 1771, L&P/5/239, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_239/paper-observations-on-the-comet-of-1769-and-on-the-remarkable-appearances-in-the-heavens-in-oct-and-nov-of-the-same-year-by-edward-king, accessed on 20 May 2024

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