Record

Reference numberRBO/21/12
Alternative reference numberRBO.21.49
LevelItem
Title'An Account of the Northern Expedition for ascertaining the Figure of the Earth: being an Abstract of Monsieur de Maupertuis's Memoir on that Subject'
Date1737
DescriptionTranslated from the French by Thomas Stack
Read to the Royal Society on 19 January 1737
LanguageEnglish
Extent16 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialSee EL/M3 for translations of letters from Maupertuis
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