Reference numberEL/H3/40
TitleLetter, from Edmond Halley to Robert Hooke, dated at Saumeur
CreatorHalley; Edmond (1656-1742); English astronomer
Date29 May 1681
DescriptionAccount of several books published by the Royal Academy of Paris; concerning Cassini's observations of the comet; states that he has the map of the moon for Flamsteed; making demographic observations of Paris and London
Read to the Royal Society on 1 June 1681
Place originSaumur, Pays de la Loire, France
Origin coordinates47.26667, -0.08333
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
NA8423Halley; Edmond (1656 - 1742); astronomer1656 - 1742
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