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Reference numberPT/5/13
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'On the solar eclipse which is said to have been predicted by Thales' by Francis Baily
DateNovember 1810
Description26 manuscript pages and one plate showing the path of the moon's shadow over Turkey during the eclipse on 30 September 610 BC.

Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the solar eclipse which is said to have been predicted by Thales'.

Communicated by Humphry Davy. Read 14 March 1811.

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 1, 1832.

Some footnotes are in Greek.
Extent27p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0227
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1811.0014
Related records in the cataloguePT/5/13/1
PT/5/13/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6486Baily; Francis (1774 - 1844); astronomer1774 - 1844
NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); physicist1778 - 1829
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