Record

Reference numberPT/46/4
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'On the eclipses of Agathocles, Thales, and Xerxes' by G B [George Biddell] Airy
Date10 December 1852
Description59 manuscript pages and three plates showing maps of eclipse shadows over time.

Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the eclipses of Agathocles, Thales and Xerxes'.

Written by Airy at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich. Received by the Royal Society on 15 December 1852. Read 3 February 1853.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 6, 1854.
Extent62p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0096
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1853.0007
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
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