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Reference numberEL/C1/59
LevelItem
TitleCopy of a letter from Jean Dominique Cassini to John Flamsteed
CreatorCassini; Jean Dominique (1625-1712); Italian/French mathematician; astronomer; engineer; astrologer
Date11 August 1673
DescriptionCassini discusses observations of the satellites of Jupiter (particularly the distances of the satellites from Jupiter), the parallax of Mars, and Horrocks's theory of the moon
LanguageLatin
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 10, p 107
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/1623fefd-1700-4834-9989-aa78bfc5a2ac
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CodeNameDates
NA8383Cassini; Jean Dominique (1625 - 1712); astronomer1625 - 1712
NA8219Flamsteed; John (1646 - 1719); astronomer1646 - 1719
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