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Reference numberCLP/8ii/62
LevelItem
TitlePaper, observations of a comet seen at Madras and at Lisbon
Date1737
DescriptionDetails of the comet at Madras extracted from a letter of M Sartorine, a missionary at Madras, dated 9 February, to Mr Boyer at Petersbourgh translated from the German by Cromwell Mortimer

Details of the comet at Lisbon seen by G R Vanbrugh on board the Burford Man of War, and communicated to the Royal Society by John Hadley

Subject: Astronomy
LanguageEnglish
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1737.0025
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 40, no 446, p 111
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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