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Not recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The paper submitted describes a Sanskrit treatise on astronomy, the Surya Siddhanta or Sun treatise, dated from the Gupta era.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1891].

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04 March 1892
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Letter on paper
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4 pages

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Joseph Norman Lockyer

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Joseph Norman Lockyer, Referee's report by Joseph Norman Lockyer, on a paper 'On hindoo [sic] astronomy' by William Brennand, 04 March 1892, RR/11/17, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 21 July 2024

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