Record

Reference numberL&P/2/247
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Mentions sending to R.S. [Royal Society] two vols in Chinese, one of logarithms, one of lunar & solar Newtonian tables; also new astronomical tables for 1746-7' by Augustin Hallersten
Date18 September 1750
DescriptionFour pages in Latin and seven pages of English translation. Contains astronomical tables and a plate.

Subject: Astronomy/Physics/Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter from the Reverend Father Augustin Hallerstein, of the Society of Jesus, President of the Astronomical College at Pekin in China, to Dr. Mortimer, Sec. R. S. Translated from the Latin by Tho. Stack, M. D. & F. R. S'

Read 19 December 1751
LanguageLatin
Extent40p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper and plate
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1751.0051
Related records in the catalogueL&P/2/247/1
L&P/2/247/2
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