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Reference numberL&P/4/35
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Translated extracts of a letter on the parallax of the Moon' from Nicolas Louis de La Caille to William Watson
Date1760
DescriptionSubject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Extract of a letter from the Abbé De la Caille, of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris, and F. R. S. to William Watson, M. D. F. R. S. recommending to the Rev. Mr. Nevil Maskelyne, F. R. S. to make at St. Helena a series of observations for discovering the parallax of the Moon'

Read 8 January 1761
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1761.0006
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7588Watson; Sir; William (1715 - 1787)1715 - 1787
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