Board of Longitude
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Informing the Board of Longitude that he had sent a printed copy (in Portuguese) of his 'theory of the universe founded on the fluctuation of the satellites and the anti-gravitation of the sun'. He also mentions that as a Portuguese national he had studied astronomy in Europe, and laments the difficulty of pursuing it in Brazil.
Originally enclosing further sections of his work for the consideration of the Board of Longitude.
Letter and proposal.
With an index of names.
- Subject: Rio de Janeiro X
- Brazil 1