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Gresham College lectures, 1681 - 1684

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 1/38

Scope and Contents

Thirty-nine lectures delivered by Flamsteed as deputy to Dr Walter Pope, Gresham Professor of Astronomy, between 27 April 1681 and November 1684, with one undated lecture, 354 folios. There is a manuscript contents list giving lecture numbers and Flamsteed's pagination. The book has been trimmed in such a way that some words are missing from the lower edges of the folios.


  • Creation: 1681 - 1684


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference



For a complete edition of the lectures see Eric G. Forbes, ed., 'The Gresham lectures of John Flamsteed' (London, 1975).

Finding aid date

2005-10-19 16:17:10+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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