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Reference numberRSL/1/31
LevelItem
Title'Extract of a letter from Monsieur Mechain, a member of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris, to Mr de Magellan, dated the 25 February 1783 on the element or orbit of the new planet discovered by Mr Herschel FRS and on the late transit of Mercury with some observations of the best [ ] of the Pleiades'
Date1783
DescriptionCommunicated by Mr de Magellan FRS.

On the discovery of Uranus by William Herschel.
LanguageFrench
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Access conditionsNo photocopying
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8072Magellan; John Hyacinth de (1722 - 1790)1722 - 1790
NA8060Herschel; Sir; William (1738 - 1822); astronomer1738 - 1822
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