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Observations at Palermo, 1801

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/221

Scope and Contents

A fair copy of results of the observations of the 'new star' (Ceres) discovered at Palermo by Guiseppe Piazzi, 1 January 1801, translated from the original Italian by Antonio Parachinetti. The volume includes a table on the 'star's' position.


  • Creation: 1801


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

RGO 4/222 is a rough copy.

Finding aid date

2005-11-07 11:46:02+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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