Reference numberCLP/8ii/68
TitlePaper, 'An account of a conjunction of Mercury with the Sun observed at the Astronomical Observatory of the Institute of Bologna [Italy] 11 November 1736 in the morning' by Eustachio Manfredi
DescriptionManfredi shares observations made by 'some learned men' on a transit of Mercury 'over/under' the Sun. Paper consists of an English translation and two printed copies of the account in Latin. The printed copies contain an engraved figure showing the path of Mercury ('semita Mercurii').

Subject: Astronomy

Read to the Royal Society on 13 January 1737
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7202Manfredi; Eustachio (1674 - 1739)1674 - 1739
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