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Subject: Astronomy

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Reference number
L&P/9/180
Earliest possible date
19 April 1790
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'Description of a new comet' from Caroline Herschel to Joseph Banks, 19 April 1790, L&P/9/180, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_9_180/letter-description-of-a-new-comet-from-caroline-herschel-to-joseph-banks, accessed on 24 July 2024

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