Reference numberCLP/20/91
TitlePaper, On M. [Jean] de Hautefeuille's method of shortening the telescope without diminishing its effect by Robert Hooke
Date8 December 1697
DescriptionDiscusses Hautefeuille's book, printed at Paris in 1697 and presented to the gentlemen of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Paris. Discusses the efficiency of his proposals about shortening the telescope and what to do with its glass.

Subject: Astronomy, Engineering, Optics
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
NA5683Hautefeuille; Jean de (1647 - 1724); clergyman and inventor1647 - 1724
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