Reference numberCLP/4i/80
TitlePaper, 'Astronomical passage of a lumen boreale [aurora borealis] observed near Bologna March 14 1727' by Eustachio Manfredi
DescriptionManfredi shares an observation on the aurora borealis in Bologna, Italy. Translated from the Italian by J G [John Caspar] Scheuchzer.

Subject: Astronomy / Meteorology

Read to the Royal Society on 16 May 1728

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observationes astronomicæ habitæ in observatorio Bononiensi Anno 1727, a Cl. Eustachio Mansredi, R. S. S. Ex Epistola J. Baptistæ Carbone ad Isaacum de Sequeyra Samuda M. D. Coll. Med. Lic. & R. S. S.'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1727.0051
Related records in the catalogueRBO/14/29
Fellows associated with this archive
NA562Scheuchzer; John Caspar (1702 - 1729)1702 - 1729
NA7202Manfredi; Eustachio (1674 - 1739)1674 - 1739
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