Reference numberRR/11/16
TitleReferee's report by James Thomas Walker, on a paper 'On hindoo [sic] astronomy' by William Brennand
Date6 January 1892
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. There is 'much that is interesting', but the paper is better suited to publication in a Royal Asiatic Society journal than the Royal Society one. The paper submitted describes a Sanskrit treatise on astronomy, the Surya Siddhanta or Sun treatise, dated from the Gupta era.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1891].
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1891.0035
Related records in the catalogueRR/11/15
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NA6271Walker; James Thomas (1826 - 1896)1826 - 1896
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