Reference numberAP/6/12
TitleUnpublished paper and letter, 'Méthodes, ou élémens de calcul pour les problèmes de la physique céleste' ['Methods, or elements of calculation for problems of celestial physics'] from Léonard Jadelot to [Sir Joseph Banks]
DescriptionPaper by Jadelot regarding the movement of the earth and the moon, and the reciprocal forces exerted on each planet. Preceded by a covering letter from Jadelot to Banks.

Subject: Astronomy

Addressed to the President of the Royal Society [Sir Joseph Banks].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/6/12/1
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NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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