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Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Astronomical observations made at Swetzingen, in the years 1767 and 1768; extracted from several letters written to Charles Morton, M.D. Sec. R. S. and one to the late Earl of Morton'

Read 28 December 1768

Reference number
L&P/5/54
Earliest possible date
1768
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
13 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Christian Mayer

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Christian Mayer, Letter, 'Of astronomical observations at Ewetzingen in 1767-8' from Christian Mayer to Charles Morton and James Douglas, 1768, L&P/5/54, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_5_54/letter-of-astronomical-observations-at-ewetzingen-in-1767-8-from-christian-mayer-to-charles-morton-and-james-douglas, accessed on 23 May 2024

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