Reference numberL&P/8/157
TitleLetter, 'On variation in the light of Bayer's star delta dear the head of Cepheus' from John Goodricke to Nevil Maskelyne
Date28 June 1785
DescriptionSubject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A series of observations on, and a discovery of, the period of the variation of the light of the star marked d by Bayer, near the head of Cepheus. In a letter from John Goodricke, Esq. to Nevil Maskelyne, D.D. F. R. S'

Read 24 November 1785
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1786.0002
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5677Goodricke; John (1764 - 1786)1764 - 1786
NA5553Maskelyne; Nevil (1732 - 1811)1732 - 1811
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