Reference numberNLB/29/813
Alternative reference numberNLB/29 p456
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Dr Nusl, Vinshrady 1226, Prague, Bohemia
Date14 December 1904
DescriptionRegarding their enquiry concerning Sir William Herschel's paper, Harrison begs to say that many, but not all, of the parts of the 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]' from 1780 to 1820, in which are these papers, are still on sale. Nusl should provide him exactly which papers he desires. Concerning the Newton MSS, there is a MS of the Principia and letters, etc. There are MSS in the library of Trinity College, Cambridge, the Bodleian Library and in the possession of the Earl of Portsmouth.
Physical descriptionTypescript, faint
Access statusOpen
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