Reference numberRBO/3/65
Alternative reference numberRBO.3.227
Title'A Description Of an Instrument of dividing a Foot into many thousand parts and thereby measuring the Diameters of planets with great exactnesse etc' by Robert Hooke
Description'The instrument itself being contrived by Mr Richard Towneley to the Royal Society and this following Description of it being made by Mr Hook was read before the Society'

Annotated engraving attached and figures in text
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 2, no 29, p 541
Extent7 sides
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1666.0044
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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