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Reference numberRR/6/280
LevelItem
TitleLetter from George Johnstone Stoney, to William Sharpey, regarding a paper 'On the physical constitution of the sun and stars' by George Johnstone Stoney
Date7 August 1867
DescriptionEnquires about how soon his paper will be set up in type. Is planning on making further observations during the predicted solar eclipse of August 1868 in India, as specified in the appendix. Asks if the appendix could be set in type immediately after the referee's reports have come in, if it is accepted into the Philosophical Transactions, and copes sent to himself and the 'few persons who are likely to engage in the undertaking'.

Subject: Astronomy, Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1867.0008 Vol.16 1868
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/279
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8284Stoney; George Johnstone (1826 - 1911)1826 - 1911
NA7273Sharpey; William (1802 - 1880)1802 - 1880
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