Reference numberEL/M1/91
TitleLatin translation of a letter from William Molyneux, dated at Dublin, to Francis Aston
CreatorMolyneux; William (1656-1698); experimental philosopher; constitutional writer
DescriptionDiscussing the work of Hevelius and the comments made by Robert Hooke upon it; discussing the differences between Hevelius's observations and those of Halley on his telescopic sextant

Letter was dated 12 November 1685 and postscript dated 13 February 1686
Translated into Latin by Molyneux and sent by St George Ashe to William Musgrave
Extent7 sides
Place originDublin, Leinster, Ireland
Origin coordinates53.33306, -6.24889
Access statusOpen
Related materialOriginal in English is EL/M1/92
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5638Molyneux; William (1656 - 1698)1656 - 1698
NA4559Aston; Francis (1644 - 1715)1644 - 1715
NA5799Ashe; St George (? 1658 - 1718)? 1658 - 1718
NA7941Musgrave; William (1655 - 1721)1655 - 1721
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