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Reference numberL&P/11/108
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'On the power of penetrating into space by the telescope' by William Herschel
Date20 June 1799
DescriptionSubject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'On the power of penetrating into space by telescopes; with a comparative determination of the extent of that power in natural vision, and in telescopes of various sizes and con­structions; illustrated by select observations'

Read 21 November 1799
Extent40p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1800.0005
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8060Herschel; Sir; William (1738 - 1822); Astronomer1738 - 1822
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