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Catalogue of southern stars, 1700

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 1/48/E

Scope and Contents

An undated copy of Edmond Halley's catalogue of southern stars (206r-216r), differing from the published version [1679], with rough calculations relating mostly to eclipses (204v-205r, 217r-244r). The catalogue is undated, but the calculations refer to dates up to 1718. The writing is in Halley's hand.

Dates

  • 1700

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Extent

1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Finding aid date

2005-10-26 13:57:52+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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