Reference numberEL/B3/13
TitleLetter, from James Bradley to Edmond Halley
CreatorBradley; James (1693-1762); astronomer; freemason
DescriptionAutograph letter with an account of the motion of fixed stars
Observations made across the whole year and then analysed with mathematical formulae
Tables and figures attached
Read to the Royal Society on 9 January 1728
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 35, no 406, p 637
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8423Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer1656 - 1742
NA8376Bradley; James (1693 - 1762)1693 - 1762
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