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Heinsius, Gottfried, 1709-1769 (astronomer)


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Pages from Philosophical Transactions (1683-1775), vol. 42, no 462 (November 1742), pp.186-192., October 1742-November 1742

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9597/3/3
Scope and Contents

Contents page, pp.187-192 and one blank folio of a different size. Contains "VI. A Method of making a Gold-colour'd Glazing for Earthen-Ware; communicated in Latin, in a Letter from M. Godfridus Heinsius, Astron. Prof. at St. Petersburgh, to Mr. Peter Collinson, F.R.S. Read Nov. 11. 1742" and "VII. The mean Motion of the Apogee of the Moon, computed from Sir Isaac Newton's Principles, by G.P. Domcke, F.R.S. Read Nov. 11. 1742."

Dates: October 1742-November 1742
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