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Reference numberPT/8/10
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'A new method of deducing a first approximation to the orbit of a comet from three geocentric observations' by James Ivory
Date[1814]
Description114 manuscript pages and one plate showing directions of the comet and the movement of the earth in relation to the comet.

Subject: Astronomy / Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A new method of deducing a first approximation to the orbit of a comet from three geocentric observations'.

Communicated by Henry Brougham. Read 17 February 1814.

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.
Extent115p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0296
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1814.0011
Related records in the cataloguePT/8/10/1
PT/8/10/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7611Ivory; Sir; James (1765 - 1842); mathematician1765 - 1842
NA8151Brougham; Henry Peter (1778 - 1868); Baron Brougham and Vaux1778 - 1868
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