Reference numberMC/1/39
TitleLetter from Francis Baily, Grays Inn, to the Royal Society
Date28 March 1811
DescriptionRegarding the recent acceptance of the paper 'Eclipses of Thales' for publication by the Committee of Papers. Includes a wish to add an attached passage from Alphonse des Vignoles' 'Chronologie [de l'histoire sainte et des histoires étrangères qui la concernent, depuis la sortie d'Égypte jusqu'à la captivité de Babylone'] with regards to the notion of complete darkness during a solar eclipse.
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NA6486Baily; Francis (1774 - 1844); astronomer1774 - 1844
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