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Reference numberEL/C1/65
LevelItem
TitleJean Dominique Cassini to Henry Oldenburg
CreatorCassini; Jean Dominique (1625-1712); Italian/French mathematician; astronomer; engineer; astrologer
DateNovember 1676
DescriptionCassini states that he is sending an account of the future path of the sunspot (a published article in French, from an unidentified journal, entitled 'Description du Mouvement que doit faire dans le Soleil und Tache sur la fin de Novembre 1676' is attached)
Cassini also says that Flamsteed's prediction for the conjunction of the moon with a fixed star was accurate and that he wishes to receive Flamsteed's ephemeris for the coming year
LanguageLatin
French
Extent1 side and 5pp
FormatManuscript and Printed
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/28/321
Transcribed and translated in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall and Marie Boas Hall, vol 13, p 134
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/d9d5e0b5-2fe0-4c64-a0e9-a12f1252dfbc
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8383Cassini; Jean Dominique (1625 - 1712); astronomer1625 - 1712
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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