Reference numberCLP/8ii/40
TitlePaper, 'Observations of the appearances among the fixt [fixed] stars, called nebulous stars' by William Derham
DescriptionDerham writes: 'Having last autumn made some good observations, with my eight foot reflecting telescope, of the appearances in the heavens, called nebulous stars, I think it proper to acquaint this illustrious Society with them, to instigate others to make furher observations of them, because I think there is much more in them worthy of inquiry.'

Subject: Astronomy

Read to the Royal Society on 19 April 1733

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Observations of the appearances among the fix'd stars, called Nebulous Stars'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1733.0009
Related records in the catalogueRBO/18/40
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6239Derham; William (1657 - 1735); naturalist1657 - 1735
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