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Subject: Astronomy

Read 17 December 1772

Reference number
L&P/5/323
Earliest possible date
1772
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
10 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

John Hyacinth de Magellan

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John Hyacinth de Magellan, Paper, 'A new construction of the sea-quandrant' by John Hyacinth de Magellan, 1772, L&P/5/323, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_323/paper-a-new-construction-of-the-sea-quandrant-by-john-hyacinth-de-magellan, accessed on 20 May 2024

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